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Nostalgia

We had a local village fair yesterday in our suburb. Walking along the street lined with all sorts of stalls and seeing kids with their faces painted, eating snow cones got me a little nostalgic for the times I went to that very same fair as a child. I guess that sense of nostalgia is … Continue reading

Coconut and kaffir lime leaf panna cotta tart

My friend is a panna cotta queen. I think it got to the point where she was going through uber pricey vanilla paste insanely quickly because of the multitude of requests she would get from people to make vanilla bean panna cotta. Of course, the classic recipes for this dessert are not vegan. Not even … Continue reading

Currently obsessed with…

All things Darren Hanlon! Lucky he’s coming to Sydney soon. (Language warning on the following clip)

Focaccia is like crack to some people…apparently

Those people appear to be certain family members who shall remain nameless (that is, until the end of this post). We had a family gathering on Sunday which seemed a perfect time to make this glorious Olive, garlic and rosemary focaccia: Precooked: Fresh out of the oven: It always surprises me how fast my tiny … Continue reading

Pancake weather

The weather has been seriously strange of late, or perhaps my expectations of spring in Sydney is full of fantasies about wearing 1950s-style dresses and skipping through parks filled with Jacarandas, all the while eating delicious (vegan) ice cream. As we edge closer to summer, the weather has remained more like winter, which means ice … Continue reading

Well…its been a little while

Hi there, I can’t believe how long its been! So many months since my last post, years actually…but here we are. After a few months of thinking about it, I’ve decided to come back to the land of blogging and start up this poor  partially defunct blog again. It’ll be a little different – not … Continue reading