Monthly Archives: August 2015


I would like to share this meatball recipe with you as it is something I remember well from my childhood.  I remember mum making them, the smell of the mixture, the dried herbs giving off a strong herby (don’t think that … Continue reading

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Where ever it is, snow will always be a winter wonderland to me.

Last week it snowed in Hobart.  Yes it does that from time to time but this time it was starting to look like a winter wonderland and not just a dusting of icing sugar on top of a cake.  This … Continue reading

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There is a reason the freezer was invented!

Yesterday I did my weekly grocery shopping and as per normal I still had some fresh produce left over which I hadn’t used.  One of my pet hates is food wastage and if I can save anything for later use … Continue reading

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What does a hotel star rating mean in 2015 and beyond?

Over the last few years I have managed to stay in numerous hotels, serviced apartments and B&B’s in Australia and have found that just because a hotel has a star rating doesn’t really mean it is a good hotel.  And … Continue reading

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