Breakfast at Treehouse, North Sydney

Boyfriend and I are always on the lookout for new places to go for breakfast.  It’s not very often that we go back to the same place twice. Our most recent breakfast venture… Continue reading

La Bodegiuta del Medio, CBD

The other week my dad sent me a text asking me whether I’d been to La Bodegiuta del Medio and telling my to check out their website. Actually, I had been there. I… Continue reading

Black Bean Balls

Black beans are one of my current loves. I can’t get enough of beans. Any kind of beans. I don’t discriminate. Kidney beans, cannellini beans, bortolotti beans, black beans, you name it –… Continue reading

Olivo on Blue

A couple of Friday nights ago, a friend and I caught a train to North Sydney to go to a party in Lavender Bay. We came straight from work and needed somewhere to… Continue reading

The Pho Experiment

Today we have an exciting guest post from Boyfriend! I hate to admit to you all that Boyfriend is actually a better cook than me.  But he’s been doing it for longer, so… Continue reading

Adriano Zumbo, The Star

The other week some girlfriends and I went to see the Legally Blonde musical at The Star. We dined at Chinta Ria in Cockle Bay (see my review here) and then decided to… Continue reading

Chinta Ria – Temple of Love, Cockle Bay

The other week I finally got around to trying the Malaysian restaurant Chinta Ria, Temple of Love. There’s also Chinta Ria, Mood for Love located in Sydney Westfield. Chinta Ria, Temple of Love… Continue reading

Zucchetti – Zucchini Spaghetti with Roast Capsicum and Tomato Sauce

A friend told me about zuchetti a while back and I was so intrigued I knew I had to try it. So I made it for my family one night with a tomato… Continue reading

The Pantry, Manly

I fell in love with The Pantry in Manly several months ago after a very pleasant (and delicious) dining experience with Boyfriend. It’s located right on the beach in Manly and is full… Continue reading

Death by Chocolate at the Chocolate Room

So I know that a cafe called “The Chocolate Room” is a strange place to go to for lunch, but… I totally had chocolate for lunch. To be more specific, I had a… Continue reading

Elderflower and Sparkling Wine Cocktail

When I went out to dinner with some friends recently we set out to order a jug of their cocktail special featuring St Germain. St Germain is a liqueur made from elderflowers. I… Continue reading

The Tall Lemongrass, Crows Nest

You know those restaurants you walk or drive past and always say “we should go there sometime”? The Tall Lemongrass, located in Crows Nest, was one of those restaurants for me. We finally… Continue reading

Lunch at Smokey O’s Market Stall

Recently I cam across Miss Piggy’s blog post on the farmers markets at Rouse Hill.  I don’t live particularly close to Rouse Hill but the second I saw that there was a market… Continue reading

Caramelised Onion and Goats Cheese Tarts

By now you might have noticed my obsession for goats cheese. Goats cheese is something I will never get sick of and I’m up for the challenge of trying it in as many… Continue reading

Loaf and Devotion, Sydney CBD

Catching up with a friend for lunch is one of those things that makes the working week more bearable. One of my good friends works in an office nearby and we try to… Continue reading

Mixed Berry Eton Mess

One of my favourite desserts ever is the classic and simple Eton Mess. I like to think of it as a deconstructed pavlova (kind of). It’s so easy to make and tastes delicious. … Continue reading

Sushi Train, Cremorne

So by now it’s no secret that I love food.  The more of it the better. No surprise then, that I’m a big fan of all-you-can-eat buffets, banquets and of course, sushi trains.… Continue reading

Sydney Field Trip: Eating My Way Through Bowral Part 2

Following on from my previous post, the second day of our weekend in Bowral involved a delicious breakfast, strolling through the farmer’s markets and collecting lots of yummy, fresh produce to take home… Continue reading

Sydney Field Trip: Eating My Way Through Bowral Part 1

Boyfriend and I have grandparent tendencies. Like Sunday drives and weekends in the country. Last week I told a lady from work that I love watching Escape to the Country and she called… Continue reading

Blood Orange with Dark Chocolate and Sea Salt

As part of my Father’s Day lunch the weekend before last, I decided to make these gorgeous blood orange segments dipped in dark chocolate and sprinkled with sea salt. I saw them over… Continue reading