Six for Six at Citizen Corner

It’s rare that six out of six meals ordered at the one restaurant are all exceptionally good. This was our happy experience at Citizen Corner on Friday night. Citizen Corner is located on… Continue reading

Breakfast at Ripples, Chowder Bay

There’s something about the water. It has a kind of soothing, happiness-inducing effect. So when a restaurant is situated with views out across the water, you’re almost guaranteed a relaxing, enjoyable meal (provided… Continue reading

Spiced Apple Iced Tea

This year for Mother’s Day, I threw a lunch for my mum (my siblings helped). She always cooks big feasts for our birthdays so I decided it was finally time to return the… Continue reading

Chiswick, Woollahra

In celebration of my birthday, Boyfriend took me out to Chiswick in Woollahra on Friday night. Chiswick is one of Matt Moran’s restaurants and just last night received a hat in the Good… Continue reading

Baking Day Challenge. Cake Pops Take Two.

At work last week, we had our usual Baking Day fundraiser, but this time round one of the girls upped the ante and made it a competition. This meant I had to put… Continue reading

Snow Cakes

When I was in primary school, many moons ago, my school put together a cookbook.  It’s nothing fancy – black and white, no images, bound together with your standard ring binder.  Nothing at… Continue reading

Brunching at Reuben Hills

I heard about Reuben Hills (actually located in SURRY Hills) several months ago but never got around to visiting. In fact, a girl I work with RAVED about Reuben Hills. She told me… Continue reading

Dining at The Winery

Today is my birthday. To celebrate in advance, I went to the Winery on Saturday night with some friends. I’d heard mixed things about the Winery, but we decided to give it a… Continue reading

Pan Fried Gnudi AKA Ricotta Gnocchi. With roasted cherry tomatoes and pancetta

The first time I made gnocchi, traditional gnocchi with potatoes, it took me literally four hours. Now that I’ve made it a few times, I’m slightly quicker. But still it’s not something I… Continue reading

Three Blue Ducks, Bronte

On Sunday morning we got up early to go for breakfast at Three Blue Ducks in Bronte.  I know I just said early and Sunday morning in the same sentence, but when it… Continue reading

Fig and Goat’s Cheese Tart

In one of my last blog posts I said that I was a sucker for cheese.   So in the spirit of cheese, here is something I made with my mum as part of… Continue reading

New Shanghai, Chatswood

Tucked away on the bottom level of Chatswood Chase is New Shanghai, home of delicious Shanghai-style cuisine. There are also a few other New Shanghai restaurants (including one in Shanghai!) but I’ve only… Continue reading

The Cake Pops Experiment

Yesterday, I came across this website with simple step-by-step instructions on making cake pops.  I’d never considered making, eating or otherwise engaging with cake pops until then. They looked so cute and delicious… Continue reading

Breakfast at The Boathouse, Palm Beach

One sunny Sunday, Boyfriend and I took a drive to the beautiful Palm Beach to have brunch at The Boathouse. I’d been wanting to check out The Boathouse for ages after having eaten… Continue reading

Sake. The hatted restaurant kind.

Last year when I finished university, Boyfriend took me to Sake Restaurant in the Rocks to celebrate the end of FIVE LONG YEARS. Sake is a gorgeous restaurant, both in terms of decor… Continue reading

My Favourite Food Quote Ever

“When you wake up in the morning, Pooh,” said Piglet at last, “what’s the first thing you say to yourself?” “What’s for breakfast?” said Pooh. “What do you say, Piglet?” “I say, I… Continue reading

Easy Spanish Omelette

This recipe, provided by Boyfriend, creates a delicious Spanish Omelette that’s quick and easy to prepare.  There’s no hard and fast rule that says omelettes are breakfast food only, so keep this simple… Continue reading

Nu’s. You Had Me At Thai Tapas.

A few months ago I took Boyfriend out for his birthday. I’d decided on Thai and I’d been instructed somewhere not too far away and after extensive research I found Nu’s Restaurant. As… Continue reading

Quick and Easy Three Bean Salad

This is a super quick salad you can whip up for a delicious and healthy lunch.  There is so little effort involved and the best part is – not too much washing up.… Continue reading

Hummingbird Cake Recipe

Recently a colleague of mine brought in Hummingbird Cupcakes for our workplace “Baking Club” event.  In case you’re wondering, Baking Club is a club at my work for keen bakers (who would have… Continue reading