Archive | January, 2013

Mango with Coconut Sticky Rice

For as long as I can remember I’ve always yearned for the exotic, something less familiar. As a kid I never dug domestic cats and dogs, I wanted a white tiger as a pet. When all of my friends went to schoolies on the Gold Coast, I chose to live with a family in rural […]

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Lamingtons! Lamingtons! Lamingtons!

Lamingtons are about as Australian as you get. You can tell this because when you type the word lamington it is not recognised as a word and comes up in spell check. As today is Australia Day I thought I’d get all patriotic and bake a bunch of these sweet squares of sponge cake coated […]

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Summer Breakfast on Nova FM

Breakfast is my least favourite meal of the day. I should rephrase that, breakfast in Australia is my least favourite meal of the day. Breakfast in any Asian country is incredible – hot soups, curries, string hoppers, congee – but breakfast in Australia consists of dry cereals, bland toast, and the occasional hard boiled egg. […]

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