melbourne = market envy, taramasalata, stuffed cabbage rolls & jam donut trucks

melbourne = market envy, taramasalata, stuffed cabbage rolls & jam donut trucks

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Aug 30, 2013
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I always have difficulty shaking the dark cloud of market envy every time I return from Melbourne. The depression kicks in when reflecting upon the lack of daily markets I have available where I live. To think, you can get any ingredient you want at any time. And be overwhelmed by choice. As much as […]

gone up north: strawberries, honesty boxes, Mulder & Scully

gone up north: strawberries, honesty boxes, Mulder & Scully

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Aug 18, 2013
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Last weekend we headed up north for a family sci-fi party as Mulder & Scully (don’t all families do this?) to beautiful Bargara Beach, 15 minutes outside of Bundaberg. And of course, an opportunity to source and eat local food. Slightly disappointed I had just missed the Bargara Strawberry Festival (3rd August), I still ate […]

the queensland gardening expo 2013 & heaps of gardening tips

the queensland gardening expo 2013 & heaps of gardening tips

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Jul 10, 2013
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The Queensland Gardening Expo 2013 was a three day gardening nirvana held on 5th, 6th and 7th July at Nambour, Sunshine Coast. Disappointed I could only attend the Sunday, my spirits quickly lifted with celebrity gardener spotting and perusing a plethora of stalls, plants and products for every gardening scenario imaginable. After all this is […]

I don’t drink guinness but boy, do I eat offal; offal nirvana & eating in ireland

I don’t drink guinness but boy, do I eat offal; offal nirvana & eating in ireland

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Jul 5, 2013
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I returned from a holiday in Ireland a month ago and damn, Irish food is good! Yes, driving around the beautiful countryside was enjoyable as was visiting castles, the fascinating history and so on and so on but the point is really eating. I ate lots of lovely food from strawberries bought on the side […]

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