• life tales

    new camera, new adventures

    Well, I did it. I finally bought a new camera. And I think have made a very, very good life decision. Although it’s taken me longer than I would like to admit.  There are…

    27 June, 2017
  • life tales

    planning for new york

    So, something hit me today. I am going to New York in less than 5 weeks. And would you like to see to see the list of things I have organised so far? Well,…

    19 June, 2017
  • table tales

    classic french onion soup

    It’s no secret that I am a little obsessed with all things French. Since travelling there a few years ago, it has been an ongoing love affair. In fact, I wouldn’t be surprised if…

    11 June, 2017
  • table tales

    fig and vanilla polenta slice

    When I think of vanilla slice, I think of the massive pieces of slice, oozing with vanilla, that are freshly made at this amazing bakery in Main Beach at the Gold Coast for as…

    4 June, 2017
  • life tales

    are you saying sorry too much?

    Have you ever noticed how often you say sorry every day? I have, and I must admit that from the number of times I say it, it would seem that apologising is a favourite…

    14 May, 2017
  • life tales travel tales

    back in sydney

    A few months ago I spontaneously flew down to Sydney to visit my friend and her family for just under 24 hours. Whilst it was wonderful to see them, it left me with an…

    7 May, 2017