Monthly Archive: October, 2014

Cheddar Jalapeños Biscuits/Savoury Scones

I must warn you that these biscuits are very addictive.  They’re ridiculously addictive.  However, they must only be used to special occasions, or sparingly, because there’s a lot of butter, and a lot… Continue reading

Date Night: Tokio Fans, Bella Vista

Despite how amazing Sydney is as a city, when you move from another amazing city like Vancouver, there’s things to be missed.  I miss the people most of all of course, my family,… Continue reading

Ultimate High Tea, Shangri-La Sydney, Good Food Month Sydney

We first had the privilege of having Anna Polyviou’s desserts at Bather’s Pavillion, which I wrote about here.  Her deconstructed mango cheesecake remains perhaps the best dessert I’ve ever had.  By sheer coincidence,… Continue reading

The List: Item 106. Take a cooking class. Daniel San, Manly – Good Food Month Sydney

Ticked off The List: October 23, 2014 Anh and I were very excited for Good Food Month and had a decent amount of things lined up to take advantage of all the food… Continue reading

The List: Item 177. Night Noodle Markets, Hyde Park, Good Food Month Sydney

Ticked off The List: October 22, 2014 The Night Noodle Markets is part of a month long celebration of all things foodie in Sydney in October.  Anh and I headed over there last… Continue reading

Macaron Ice Cream Sandwich – San Churro

My favourite summer time ice cream treat used to be a Drumstick.  It just had so many things going on, the chocolate coated waffle cone, vanilla ice cream, the crisp chocolate shell and… Continue reading

Best Banana Bread

I used to be an awful baker.  I so desperately wanted to be a good baker, however when I was little I didn’t know how to read a recipe and thought 3/4 cup… Continue reading

The List: Item 184. Le Petit Gateau, Melbourne & Hardward Societe Cameo

Ticked off The List: October 6, 2014. Le Petit Gateau is a patisserie that I discovered via Instagram. Though it is slightly disconcerting that its software can discern recommendations for me based on… Continue reading

The List: 183. Cacao Lab, Melbourne

Ticked off The List: October 5, 2014 In a bit of a blogging fail, I didn’t get the names or descriptions of these delectable desserts from Cacao Lab in the CBD.  I assumed… Continue reading

Sydney Life: First Canadian Thanksgiving in Australia

I love Thanksgiving – it’s my second favourite holiday after Christmas.  I just love everything that Thanksgiving embodies and everything about the day.  I love that it’s a celebration of family and friends and reflecting… Continue reading

Melbourne October 2014 – Day 1. Nieuw Amsterdam & Pie Face Cameo

We were in Melbourne last weekend for the Sydney Labour Day long weekend and it was amazing.  And if we were away last weekend, why has it taken so long for me to… Continue reading

Fresh Herb Pasta with Broccoli Garlic Pesto

There are pros and cons to all situations.  Because of my current visa situation in Australia, I’m not able to work and that leaves me many hours to myself while Anh is at… Continue reading

The List: Item 30. Victoria, Vancouver Island

Ticked off The List: September 5, 2012 Victoria is a tourist must – if you have more than a couple days in Vancouver, it’s worth taking the ferry over to see the the… Continue reading