• 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
  • table tales

    the ultimate chocolate fudge brownies

    I may have slightly overdone it on the chocolate last weekend. And by slightly, I mean I totally overindulged. With so much chocolate around, I caved to peer pressure (which was actually more peer…

    22 April, 2017
  • life tales

    hot cross buns

    Easter is such a wonderful time of the year. The weather is in that sweet spot of being cool, but not too cold, you get to enjoy a much-needed break after the whirlwind of…

    14 April, 2017