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Stories of my life, travels and Tasmania

Whangarei, New Zealand! First stop on a wonderful trip.

New Zealand. The land of the Long White Cloud. Mountains, snow, waterfalls, bushwalks, wine, food and beauty.  So much to see and do yet so little time!  And in that little time we had we saw so much yet so … Continue reading

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VISIT THE ADEAIDE CENTRAL MARKET FOR FOOD, FUN AND AN EXPERIENCE YOU WILL NEVER FORGET

Wayne and I have been living in Hobart for 7 years now and we really do love it here.  Having moved from Adelaide seven years ago we now call Hobart home.  But as with any place you’ve lived, and if … Continue reading

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New Zealand – The Teaser!

  A new year and can you believe we are already well in to February?  I am loving 2017 so far as we have been busy travelling and visiting family and there is still more to come!  We’ve been to … Continue reading

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WELCOME TO 2017

A new year, new ideas and more cooking and travel.  I was thinking the other day about what I would like to write about this year and a recipe popped up on my facebook page with a picture and recipe … 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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Be in the great outdoors in magnificent Melbourne

Well I said I was going to give you more so this is my next installment of things to see and do in Melbourne, Victoria.  Melbourne is known for its vibrancy, food, festivals and sport, with travelers from far and … Continue reading

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Hobart Rivulet Walk: A walk, a rivulet and plenty of fresh air

It’s a cool morning, the air is crisp, the ground frosty and the sun shining.  And of course a walk in Hobart is on the cards.  So Wayne and I head off to Cascade Gardens for what I consider a … 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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Sydney! Sun, Fun, Harbours and Lights. A city so beautiful and filled with delights.

The Bonny Port of Sydney (first verse only), by Henry Lawson. The lovely Port of Sydney Lies laughing to the sky, The bonny Port of Sydney, Where the ships of nations lie. You shall never see such beauty, Though you … Continue reading

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