Return to Frazer Beach

It’s a bit of a yearly tradition among my friends to book out the Frazer Campground for a weekend, and this year a group of eight of us headed up on a Friday afternoon for an Autumn adventure on this beautiful and remote slice of the NSW […]

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Eggplant, Freekeh & Feta Salad

For me there’s no more quintessentially Autumn dish than Maggie Beer’s Moroccan eggplant with lentils, pomegranate, and ricotta, a deliciously hearty and warming bowlful that makes the most of seasonal ingredients, and one I look forward to making whenever the weather cooling down. Faced with a […]

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Golden Chia Bread

Home with a nasty cold recently, I had little motivation to do anything other than watch Outlander and eat loads of buttered toast. With stores of the latter running low and no desire to leave the house, I decided to peel myself up off the […]

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South Head

Early Autumn days in Sydney can often fall into the “absolute sparkler” category – warm in the sun but not too humid, with sea temperatures hovering pleasingly in the mid-twenties. In a few weeks you’ll be pulling out coats, tights, and extra blankets for the bed, but before […]

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Mecca Coffee

Tucked away in one of Alexandria’s industrial pockets is Mecca’s coffee roastery and cafe, in an old warehouse with gorgeous high ceilings and loads of natural light. An outpost of their CBD and Ultimo digs, the Alexandria space operates as a café at the front, with […]

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My Top 5 Travel Blogs

Whether I’m planning a weekend camping trip or a longer overseas adventure, or just keen to spend a few hours browsing travel photos and reading about butane cooking stoves, there are a handful of blogs that feed my wunderlust and get that inspo flowing.

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Zucchini, Almond & Coconut Bread

I recently came into a large quantity of zucchini, thanks to an over-enthusiastic Woolworths home delivery packer who gave me two whole kilograms of them, rather than the two single ones I’d ordered. I used up a bunch of them in my Summer Pad Thai, then […]

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Five things for March

Homecoming | A scripted psychological-thriller podcast starring Catherine Keener, Oscar Isaac, David Cross, and David Schwimmer? Heck yes! Printed Kimono | Quite possibly the most colourful item of clothing I own, this lovely kimono is structured like a jacket but is incredibly lightweight, so perfect to throw […]

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Six Tanks Brewing Co

After a long drive from Nitmiluk Gorge, we arrived in Darwin for the last 24 hours of our Northern Territory adventure. Kicking things off with some incredibly good sushi, we then hit the Museum and Art Gallery, a natural history buff’s dream that also boasts some fantastic Australian artwork, and a […]

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Summer Pad Thai

I’m prone to kitchen laziness during summer, especially on those days where it’s blazingly hot outside, the pedestal fan just isn’t cutting the mustard in my heinously non-air conditioned flat, and the very thought of consuming a hot meal makes me break out in yet another layer of […]

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