Saturday, October 29th, 2011

Granny’s Hedgehog

Five years ago when I was still working in Adelaide Bank, a colleague of mine always brought delicious ‘hedgehog’ slices made by her Nanna. We asked for the recipe and …


Saturday, June 4th, 2011

Adelaide: The Introverted Foodie Heaven

French Cherry Gateau – Muratti Cakes & Gateaux
 
Melburnians love to boast about the swish and hip cafés tucked away in various laneways and corners of the city.  For the slightly-introverted …


Wednesday, January 26th, 2011

Australia Day: A celebration of heritage

 
On a day widely celebrated here as the day to be ‘Australian’ with a full-day barbie or a day on the beach, or cricket, for me it turned out to …


Monday, September 8th, 2008

Feeling under the weather

It’s Monday morning and the beginning of a new week — I’m feeling aches and pains at the moment with a slight fever as a bonus as well. I suppose …


Thursday, September 4th, 2008

The wisdom in hot chocolate

I’ve been in a calm, contemplative mood for the past few days and I suppose it also translates to what type of entries that I’ve posted in my blog. I’ve …


Wednesday, July 9th, 2008

Chocolate Cake in a Mug

I received this recipe from one of the online forums that I belong to – I tried it at work yesterday and it worked!! The result was delicious and the whole floor smelled …


Thursday, July 3rd, 2008

A day of bad diet

Another quiet day at the office and the only highlight is that it’s a day of bad diet for me. I started the day by purchasing a Villi kransky – …


Thursday, January 3rd, 2008

Christmas all over again!

It is still with the twelve days of Christmas I suppose — the reason why I said that it was Christmas all over again is because I received the Christmas …


Monday, September 17th, 2007

A new vibe

I still can’t shake the positive feeling that I had since yesterday – maybe this is what is mentioned in the Bible as  ‘the peace that transcends all understanding‘. 🙂 …


Monday, September 10th, 2007

Just another manic Monday …

It’s been quite a busy Monday for me with me spending pretty much the full day writing a report for one of the business units and updating my boss on …