Caramelised apple & cinnamon cake

One of my favourite memories as a very young child was watching my mum bake one of my favourite cakes – pineapple upside down cake. Drawing from that distant childhood memory inspiration, I experimented & created this recipe. I firstly slice up the apples into not too thick slices but not too thin either. Coat…

Homemade muesli

I love making my own homemade muesli. One of the reasons is that I can include anything I wish which means that those little bits of leftover cereal at the bottom of the box, that’s going in there… so it the leftover popcorn from last night’s movie, & also let’s sneak in some bran &…

Crafted Festival

I had won a double pass to the very first Crafted Festival on the Gold Coast! It was pretty exciting to be able to attend this awesome event & also taste the different local beers, ale & ciders which Australia had to offer. There were also music & food trucks there too with a great…

Nasi Lemak with sambal prawns & curry chicken from PappaRich

This is my first time trying the nasi lemak from PappaRich and it didn’t disappoint. The coconut rice was fragrant, the sambal prawns & curry chicken was tasty & full of flavour & the rest of the condiments such as the fried peanuts, fried anchovies (ikan bilis), sambal & cucumber was there to add to…

Simple lunch salad

Sometimes, it is really hard to prep for lunch. I am actually one of those people who are quite happy to have the same thing for lunch all week which makes it rather handy when shopping because I can then get a bag of tomatoes, a whole head of lettuce & a whole cucumber &…

Chips & curry mayo from Schnitz

After the sugar rush for dinner (see previous post), we needed a savoury snack.. so we went off to Schnitz & I got an order of chips & curry mayo. Schnitz always do good chips but this was the first time I was trying their curry mayo & it definitely didn’t disappoint.