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Cookbook Review: Argentinian Street Food

Recently I received a review copy of Argentinian Street Food by Enrique Zanoni and Gaston Stivelmaher of Clasico Argentino. This is a cute book featuring recipes for Empanadas, Helados and Dulche de Leche. It’s straightforward. All you’ll find in this book are recipes for empanadas and ice cream. Okay, there are a few other things…

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Mixed Berry Chia Puddings

I recently discovered chia puddings. The first one I tried was a packaged one from a supermarket, and I actually really enjoyed it. Then I tried my hand at making them myself and enjoyed it even more. What are chia puddings? They’re a super tasty breakfast treat that are actually pretty good for you. Or…

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How About Juice, Surry Hills

A couple of months ago I was invited to try How About Juice, a fresh new juice bar in Surry Hills. It took me a while to find a time, but I finally sorted myself out and headed over last week on my lunch break. I brought along a friend and colleague, who also happens to…

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Healthy Habits When You’re Away from Home

Hello everyone! Today we have an exciting guest post from Kendra Thornton, travel expert and travel PR guru, all about staying fit and healthy when you’re travelling. If you love food as much as I do, there’s nothing better than travelling to a new place and trying as much of the local cuisine as possible.…

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Shuk, North Bondi

Yesterday, Boyfriend and I were invited to dine at Shuk, North Bondi. The building was a corner store for several decades, but has now been transformed into a cafe, bakery and deli by Yoni Kalfus (previously of Cafe Mint in Surry Hills), Erez Beker and Ariel Hefer. The vision behind Shuk is a place offering fresh…

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The Great Nutella Giveaway

I’ve been taunting you all with my Nutella posts recently, thanks to the generous bundle of Nutella I received a couple of weeks ago. Now a generous bundle of Nutella could be ALL YOURS. Thanks to Nutella (and The Soup), I have a Nutella Prize Pack for one lucky reader. All you have to do…

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Ventuno, Walsh Bay

The other week, Boyfriend picked me up from work and took me on a surprise date. I had no idea where we were going until the very last minute. As we took a turn towards The Rocks, it clicked. The week before Boyfriend had been to Ventuno, an Italian restaurant in Walsh Bay (or The…

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New Ways With Nutella: Breakfast Muffins

You might remember last week I posted about the generous delivery of Nutella I received. As I mentioned in that post, I have a lot of Nutella to play with and I told you to expect some Nutella-inspired recipes. Seeing as the campaign is focused on breakfast and eating healthily, I put my thinking cap…