So readers, I’m back in Melbourne now and the holiday is well and truly over (*sigh*) I’m back at work, back into the uni assignments and back in the middle of a grim Melbourne winter. But! its still summer in Europe in my heart and the tan obtained from 6 [...]
So dear readers…I”M BACK! I’ve always been here behind the scenes and thinking of you but May was an insane blur of uni work, full time work and lack of sleep. Now, I’m most thrilled to have come up for air in Europe for 6 glorious weeks which was always [...]
Dear Paris, I cannot wait to meet you again. I know we parted on somewhat bad terms but that was a long time ago. Yes, I’m ashamed to admit that I never ventured past a ham and cheese baguette, never whispered the language of love in your ear and walked [...]
Isn’t it uncanny the way the universe conspires, steps in and gives you that gentle little push to say ‘ trust me, you’re where you should be …keep going!!?
At the beginning of this year, I had decided that the blog would be taking [...]
There’s a little hint of autumn floating around like the golden flecked leaves that crunch around my feet as I walk to work now.
I’m already dreading pulling myself away from underneath cosy covers and flannelette pyjamas in the morning but not to worry. While my favourite winter coat and [...]
Oh hello there! Things have been a little quiet around here as ‘Tis the season of weddings and university assignments and lets just say its been tsunami of late but a most enjoyable one at that.
My weekends have been spent celebrating with my favourite people and getting carried away [...]Continue Reading →
For many of you lucky people out there (in Australia right now) the holiday road is still stretching out far ahead of you but for me and few other friends, our working year rudely started on Monday (sigh). No matter, Ive just had a fabulous week back home in New [...]Continue Reading →
You know Summer is well and truly on its way when sweet fragrant mangoes begin to appear at the markets along with other tropical fruits such as passionfruit, pineapple and rockmelon. Here in Melbourne its especially exciting when mangoes can be bought for as little as $1 each [...]Continue Reading →
According to Elaine Young, head chocolatier at Cacao Fine Chocolate Melbourne, the perfect Tart Au Chocolat is a combination of a silky smooth ganache, a golden crisp short crust and a simple garnish of cocoa powder for aesthetic pleasure. Last week I took Elaine’s class in a quest to learn [...]Continue Reading →