Category Archive: Sydney Life

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

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

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 66. Picnic (Fagan Park)

Ticked off The List: September 28, 2014 Anh and I were gifted a picnic basket by my lovely sister and her family for my bridal shower and couldn’t wait to tick this item… Continue reading

Date Night: Satang Thai Exclusive & Friday Night Chinatown Night Market

It’s our tradition to have a little date night on Fridays unless we have a jam packed weekend and then we stay in on Friday to relax.  Alas, we had little planned for… Continue reading

Day of Desserts

Completed: December 29, 2012 Technically this was never on the list but it was such an epic day of eating I just had to share. During my first trip to visit Anh during… Continue reading

The List: Item 95. Painting a Room Together & Bedroom Makeover Reveal

Ticked off The List: September 13, 2014 Anh and I have started slowly re-doing our house.  We’ve started with our bedroom for the first big makeover, with painting, and adding new furniture and… Continue reading

Sydney Life : Dumplings in Ashfield

The other day Anh and I went out for dumplings in Ashfield with his younger siblings.  It was an impromptu outing; we all realised we were craving the dunplings and set out to… Continue reading

The List: Item 38. Buy Ugg Boots (for Tam)

Ticked off The List: September 5, 2014 Ugg boots are a bit of a phenomenon in Vancouver, despite not being at all waterproof, they’ve been wildly popular. Surprisingly enough, I’ve actually never a… Continue reading

Date Night – Ippudo Sydney Westfield

We love Japanese food. Our first date was at Hapa Izakaya on Robson St in Vancouver. It was also the restaurant we ate at before Anh proposed and for Valentine’s Day. Like I… Continue reading

Spring Weekends

Anh and I been having some jam packed weekends of as late, filled with events and get togethers with friends. This past weekend we painted our bedroom (it’s “Sage”), went to dinner in… Continue reading