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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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An easy way to clean your kettle.

Have you ever looked in your kettle when you are filling it up and thought ‘Wow, that really does need a good clean but how do I clean it?’. Well it isn’t as daunting as it seems.  All you need … Continue reading

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For the love of Australian food!

Recently here in Australia we’ve had a scare which involved imported frozen berries causing Hepatitis A, which hopefully will make all Australians think about the food we eat and where it comes from.  I’m not just talking about the consumers but … Continue reading

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It’s time to cook and freeze!

It’s that time of year for making big pots of soups and stews to keep us warm throughout the winter months. I love this time of year as I love making soups and stews and even more so I love … Continue reading

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