Category Archives: My Life, My Stories!

A funny thing happened on the way to the fridge, the oven, the table……………

I have always associated food with fun, food with family and food with laughter.  In our family we spent many a day, night and hours around a kitchen table eating laughing and having fun.  I have so many memories that … Continue reading

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Travelling the world is fantastic especially if you plan and prepare!

I’ve been thinking a lot about my travels past, present and future and how much I have learned over the years about making my life easier when I am traveling.  So I’ve decided to share a few of my hints … Continue reading

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SPAGHETTIO’S OR SPAGHETTI BOLOGNESE – WHAT WOULD YOU CHOOSE?

Over the past few days I have been looking at photos, looking for the ones I can use on my blog and in my book.  Yes that’s right, I am writing a cookbook/memoir to share with anyone out there who … Continue reading

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What am I doing!?

I sometimes think to myself, “What are you doing?  Will anyone really read your blog and try your recipes?  You aren’t a professional, you’re not a chef, you’ve got no experience in travel writing and reviews….” No!  But I do … Continue reading

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Today I’m baking and it reminds me of Mum!

Today, it’s raining outside, there is thunder, there is lightning, but inside it is warm, the oven is on and I am baking!  The smells and scents coming from my kitchen are very inviting and they really are making me … Continue reading

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The journey of my life begins!

Why do I write about my life?  Why is it any different than yours or anyone else in this world?  What is it that I want to share with you about my most amazing life? I want to share with … Continue reading

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The sweet and salty sensation!

Gee, hasn’t salted caramel taken off!?  Everyone seems to be right into this new sensation and can you blame them?  It really is the best of both worlds.  Sweet gooey caramel, savoury salt breaking through the sweetness.  Who on earth … Continue reading

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Hey mate, let’s put a few snags on the barbie!

I know that most people think Australian’s speak English and for the most part you would be correct in saying that.  But when you are new to this country, 13 years of age and people are saying things like ‘Ta’, … 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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Remembering my childhood, food and all!

I’ve always wondered what others earliest childhood memories are.  It is hard to think back and remember when you were a very young child.  Are the memories I have correct or are they the memories of my wildest dreams?  Should … Continue reading

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