Archive for March, 2010
 
 
 
Online
 
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Newsletter-launch

Newsletter launch

Some of you may have spotted something shiny and new in your inbox this morning – Issue#01 of the JENIUS Newsletter! Editor’s Letter: JENIUS has grown so much since its humble beginnings in 2006 and it really excite...
 
Cookware
 
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Test driving a Bessemer with a Chicken Pot Roast

Green was once used only to describe those in envy but nowadays, when you say you are green, it is instantly associated with being environmentally conscious. I’ll admit that I don’t go to extraordinary lengths to mi...

 
Recipes
 
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Wendy’s-Secret-Garden
Wendy’s-Secret-Garden

Wendy’s Secret Garden

This ‘Indulgence on a Budget‘ idea is my most favourite. I’ve lived in Sydney all my life but it wasn’t until recently that I stumbled upon Sydney’s best kept secret: Wendy’s Secret Garden. W...
 
Seafood
 
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Thai-at-d’Albora-Marina,-Cabarita
Thai-at-d’Albora-Marina,-Cabarita

The Thai at d’Albora Marina, Cabarita

Good views don’t always have to come with a hefty price tag and The Thai at d’Albora Marina in Sydney’s Inner West suburb, Cabarita, is probably one of the most overlooked waterfront restaurants. Simple Thai s...
 
Events & Festivals
 
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March-Into-Merivale-2010-&-the-Cointreau-Blush-cocktail

March Into Merivale 2010 & the Cointreau Blush cocktail

On the dining out scale, we have cheap eats on one end and fine dining at the other. But what goes in between during those weekdays which you feel like a bit of indulgence without milking your wallet? What if you want something...

 
Events & Festivals
 

Showbags for the 2010 Sydney Royal Easter Show revealed

Last Thursday, I had the privilege of attending the Sydney Royal Easter Show’s showbag launch media event which you could say was like fulfilling a childhood fantasy! Imagine, all 302 showbags spread out in one giant hall...
 
 
Chinese
 
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The-ChocolateSuze-Wedding-Extravaganza
The-ChocolateSuze-Wedding-Extravaganza

The ChocolateSuze Wedding Extravaganza

I wasn’t going to blog about this but as soon as I reviewed the photos taken on my point & shoot, I couldn’t wait to share the excitement, the sweetness and the fun. So here are a few snapshots of how these two...

 
Magazine
 
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Cover-story-on-9to5

Cover story on 9to5

This week’s edition of 9to5 included a cover story on our national obsession with all things culinary and the rise of the food blog, featuring quotes from myself (yay!), Tom of Tomatom.com, Lorraine of NotQuiteNigella.com...
 
TV
 

My first TV gig

In some rather exciting news (which you may have already seen on TV or read on Twitter or Facebook), I was recently asked if I’d like to do a live cross to Channel 7’s Sunrise.On TV? Me?I’ve never really liked...