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The DO’s and DON’Ts of Camping in Tasmania!!

My gastronomic experiences in Tasmania prior to this summer was limited to going on Year 10 school camp and having an all-you-can-eat competition at a Pizza Hut buffet. I believe I won, which makes this whole scenario even more disturbing for Tasmania is home to the purest air, water and soil in the world. It […]

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Simple Strawberry Sorbet & Frozen Berry Ice Bowls

In the words of Slim Shady, I’m Back. I have had quite a long blog hiatus, so firstly I must apologise for my lack of updates in the past few months! As usual the lead up to Christmas is such a busy time and then finally you let go of the year, sink into holiday […]

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Quinoa Tabouli & Roast Chicken Layered Salad

In my neck of the woods the weather is having some strange fit and is convulsing every five minutes between torrential rain and glittering sunshine. I believe that actually is the definition of spring, in Melbourne at least, but I have a much more romanticised version of the winter to summer segway season in mind […]

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Blueberry Cobbler Pie

Before last week I had always associated picking fruit as something English backpackers did to fund their travels around Australia. For some absurd reason it had never occurred to me that I could go and pick my own fruit from farms in my local area. Silly me, for all these years I have been missing […]

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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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Almost a triathlete…

You can tell it’s the beginning of the year by looking at the embellished headlines about “how to achieve your best body” on the cover of every current women’s magazine! Ah yes it’s new years resolution time so it’s time to cash in on the two – three weeks of the year where people actually try […]

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Dani & Hayden’s Chicken Tostadas

If I could press a magic button and be transported anywhere in the world, the beaches of Mexico, with an icy cold margarita in one hand and a serving of chicken tostadas in the other, would be high on my wish list. Sadly this technology has not yet been invented so I’m just going to […]

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