Archive for 2012
 
 
 
Appliances
 
Homemade-sausages
Homemade-sausages
Homemade-sausages

Homemade sausages

The most exciting part about owning my very own KitchenAid Artisan Stand Mixer (thank you again to my awesome brothers who purchased it for my birthday several months ago!) is the ability to make my own sausages from scratch! I...
 
Newspaper
 

 
Competitions and Giveaways
 
5-Rules-I-Live-By-plus-WIN-a-$200-PeepToe-voucher!
5-Rules-I-Live-By-plus-WIN-a-$200-PeepToe-voucher!
5-Rules-I-Live-By-plus-WIN-a-$200-PeepToe-voucher!

5 Rules I Live By plus WIN a $200 PeepToe voucher!

Appletiser is running a “get your sparkle on” campaign at the moment which is all about empowering women and celebrating the ‘everyday rules’ for the ‘everyday heroine’. I’ve always lov...
 
Asia / South East
 
What-I-ate-in-3-days-in-Singapore
What-I-ate-in-3-days-in-Singapore
What-I-ate-in-3-days-in-Singapore

What I ate in 3 days in Singapore

I’ve always said that if I were to move overseas for a few years, my destination of choice would be Singapore. Offering the best of both worlds – sophisticated modern day luxuries right beside an exotic street food ...
 
Chinese
 
Mooncakes-giveaway
Mooncakes-giveaway
Mooncakes-giveaway

Mooncakes giveaway

Growing up with a mish mash of cultures and cuisines was tremendously confusing as a kid. During my young school years, I was always trying to work out the correlation between certain words in the various languages that were sp...

 
TV
 
As-seen-on-Sydney-Weekender
As-seen-on-Sydney-Weekender
As-seen-on-Sydney-Weekender

As seen on Sydney Weekender

One of the greatest recognitions I could ever receive, is the genuine interest from media to want to broadcast what I do, to the world. I was stoked when I learned that Sydney Weekender wanted to send Mike Whitney to attend my ...
 
 
Recipes
 
My-nasi-lemak-birthday-party
My-nasi-lemak-birthday-party
My-nasi-lemak-birthday-party

My nasi lemak birthday party

There’s a big tradition in my family to celebrate with food. Every calender event is celebrated with an extravagant feast. While a restaurant meal can be stress-free and very indulgent, for my last few birthdays, I’...

 
Banquets
 
Ocean-Room,-Sydney
Ocean-Room,-Sydney
Ocean-Room,-Sydney

Ocean Room, Sydney

I’m going to let you in on a little secret… There’s a relatively new concept that has been floating around Sydney that gives you amazing discounts off the total bill at various restaurants. I’m not talki...
 
Cheap and cheerful
 
N2-Extreme-Gelato, Haymarket
N2-Extreme-Gelato, Haymarket
N2-Extreme-Gelato, Haymarket

N2 Extreme Gelato

Winter is no excuse for not indulging in ice cream or gelato. Aside from Gelato Messina popping up in Surry Hills, the other talk of the town in the gelato world is N2. Named after the chemical formula for nitrogen gas, this ge...
 
Banquets
 
Mr-Wong, CBD
Mr-Wong, CBD
Mr-Wong, CBD

Mr Wong

Only the Merivale group could spend $4 million on setting up a restaurant and get me THIS excited about a new Chinese restaurant. There are no shortages of modern Chinese/Cantonese restaurants in Sydney so what makes this one d...