Author Archives: emily

A new arrival

It has been a while since I last posted because we’ve had an addition to our family: a beautiful little daughter. We are totally in love with her but it does cramp my cooking. I think it will be some … Continue reading

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Keeping the home fires burning

When we left London back in August 2010 we were taking a well earnt career break. I hadn’t anticipated mine to last quite this long, but landing back in Aus with a bun in the oven isn’t entirely conducive to … Continue reading

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15 minutes of fame: my Olive Magazine feature

Very special thanks to Shared Table’s lovely sister for uploading the pics. Every year Olive Magazine, published in the UK by the BBC, has a special readers’ edition where readers are invited to submit recipes in a number of categories … Continue reading

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Things I like: laugh till your tummy hurts

I laughed till my tummy hurt reading these malapropisms. I particularly like number 10. Shout out to The Man for the link.  

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Kitchen gadgetry

In general, I don’t really get geeky for gadgets, but over the years I’ve collected various bits of specialised kitchen equipment that I now wouldn’t do without. Having just moved hemispheres and then across the breadth of the continent, I’m … Continue reading

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Show us ya pantry!

I am a deeply domesticated girl. Much to my mother’s amusement, at age 15 I was already collecting a bottom drawer full of treasures bought on my St Vinnies raids, ready for the day I moved out. An aside here … Continue reading

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Stuff I like: goldfish cheesey crackers

We’re not exactly at the point of feeding a fussy toddler, in fact we’re only at week 24 in utero actually, so this is a little preemptive. But. How cool are these cheesey goldfish crackers from Smitten Kitchen?!    

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