Category Archive: Food Obsessions

Remember when we had a blog?

Unbelievably this entire year has passed without a blog post.  Thankfully, the internet never forgets so this blog is still here and I’m resolving to not neglect it as much in 2016. 2015… Continue reading

The Spinach Challenge: Spinach and Mushroom Baked Eggs

There was no food in our fridge when we came back from our honeymoon last weekend.  It was depressingly empty, we didn’t even have eggs! As we also had a hockey viewing party,… Continue reading

Pumpkin Cinnamon Buns/Scrolls

Soft, fluffy, gently spiced and topped with a tangy cream cheese frosting, these pumpkin cinnamon buns are pretty irresistible. At least the are when I finally got them right. My first batch, while… Continue reading

Pumpkin Waffles

  My love for pumpkin is fairly recent (since I was 19), but it is nevertheless a love for the ages.  It is an epic love. I don’t love pumpkin in the way… Continue reading

Sydney Life: Where We’ve Eaten At Lately (Maharaja’s Lakeside Indian, PappaRich, Saint Michiba’s Pizza)

To say that Anh and I like to eat out would be an understatement. We just like to eat, period.  Though we also love to cook and create delicious meals at home, we… Continue reading

Pumpkin Loaf & Optional Cream Cheese Swirl

Sometimes there’s so much inspiration flowing that you just have to grasp it.  I recently purchased this “Pumpkin Patch” loaf pan (online and on sale!) from Williams-Sonoma that I had been eyeing for… Continue reading

Asparagus Cheese Tart

It’s Spring (at least in Australia!), and that means it’s asparagus season.  One of the most versatile, easy to cook and nutritious vegetables, asparagus is one of my fridge staples, especially when it’s… Continue reading

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

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

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

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