Archive for October, 2011
 
 
 
Desserts & Sweets
 
Banoffee-Pie-recipe-for-the-lazy-cook
Banoffee-Pie-recipe-for-the-lazy-cook
Banoffee-Pie-recipe-for-the-lazy-cook

Banoffee Pie recipe for the lazy cook

The concept of leverage is all about achieving ever more with ever less. I’ve been reading a lot about it lately as I’m learning to systemise more areas of my businesses. As everything in my life relates back to foo...
 
Cheap and cheerful
 

Menya Mappen & Menya Oiden

It’s the eternal question for any Asian. Rice or noodles? Well, now you have to make that decision even before you reach for a menu because Menya Oiden (which specialises in rice bowls and kushiage) recently opened up nex...

 
Desserts & Sweets
 
Summer-tastes-like-Hummingbird-Cakes
Summer-tastes-like-Hummingbird-Cakes
Summer-tastes-like-Hummingbird-Cakes

Summer tastes like Hummingbird Cakes

It’s only spring but we’re already getting our first taste of summer – juicy golden pineapples, luscious mangoes and sweet and tangy passionfruits. A recipe which combines all of these summer flavours is this ...
 
Grow It, Cook It
 
Community-Kitchen-Garden-at-Rouse-Hill-Town-Centre
Community-Kitchen-Garden-at-Rouse-Hill-Town-Centre
Community-Kitchen-Garden-at-Rouse-Hill-Town-Centre

Community Kitchen Garden at Rouse Hill Town Centre

The concept of a kitchen garden has long appealed to me. I grew up in a family home which was like a suburban South-East Asian paradise filled with sugarcane, guava plants, kaffir lime trees, mango plants, bac ha (Alocasia odor...
 
Casual dining
 
Cafe-Sopra, Waterloo
Cafe-Sopra, Waterloo
Cafe-Sopra, Waterloo

Cafe Sopra

I’ve been having some pretty awesome days. Some involve me being in the same room as my heroes Anthony Robbins, Donald Trump and Robert Kiyosaki and others have been just pure indulgent. I’m all about slowing down i...