Product Talk: Lucky Smart Snax + Product Giveaway!

Disclaimer: This is not a paid sponsored post, my opinions are not bias in any way. This is a Product Talk by Nuffnang and I received these products mentioned below in exchange for a review. If you are like me, many times throughout the day the munchies attack will cause you to go searching through the pantry and fridge (or if you are at work, your bag and your drawers.. and maybe the office pantry and fridge haha) for a snack. If you are like me, many times you may not be as organised as you should be – ie … Continue reading Product Talk: Lucky Smart Snax + Product Giveaway!

Ordering Food Delivery Online + $50 Menulog Voucher Giveaway!

As a busy mum with two very young kids, some nights I barely manage to put a decent meal together.  If we have had a busy day and I have either been out most of the day or had other chores to take care of, or had to do some work on the computer while the kids are napping, or even just needed to have a snooze myself in the afternoon just to stay sane, 5.30pm comes along and I realise the baby needs to be breastfed and bathed – and I still haven’t put dinner on. How am I … Continue reading Ordering Food Delivery Online + $50 Menulog Voucher Giveaway!

SBS Cooking Titles – Luke Nguyen’s Greater Mekong 2 + Giveaway

In the second installment of this SBS TV series acclaimed chef, Luke Nguyen, ventures deeper into the Greater Mekong region to discover the food cultures of Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam’s Mekong Delta. Luke Nguyen is a chef and owner of Sydney’s award-winning Vietnamese restaurants, Red Lantern and Red Lantern on Riley. He is also a bestselling author. Luke Nguyen’s Vietnam Series 1, Series 2 and Luke Nguyen’s Greater Mekong are also available on DVD. This series not only has mouthwatering recipes, but also offers a great travel experience for the viewer. I personally enjoyed how I was taken on a … Continue reading SBS Cooking Titles – Luke Nguyen’s Greater Mekong 2 + Giveaway

Progressive Dinner @ WTC Wharf, Melbourne

This post is Sponsored by Nuffnang Photo Credit: http://www.wtcmelbourne.com.au Progressive dinners are always a lot of fun, and I’m sure most of us would be quite familiar with the concept of progressive dinners organized with friends (especially friends who all live within minutes from each other) – whereby we go from house to house for a complete dinner party so each host only needs to prepare one or two dishes instead of putting up the entire spread for the night. This way, everyone gets a chance to entertain as hosts and be entertained as guests. In the restaurant world, progressive … Continue reading Progressive Dinner @ WTC Wharf, Melbourne

Lazy Sunday Series: Crispy Tortilla with Ham, Spinach, Chilli and Fried Egg by Curtis Stone

Part 3: My Take on a Celebrity Chef’s Breakfast Recipe What is the best way to compliment your lazy Sunday’s and make them even more perfect? A hot cup of frothed coffee of course! Devondale Barista’s Own is made to deliver a consistent smooth creamy froth to your favourite style of coffee at home. When faced with a challenge of re-creating a recipe by a celebrity chef, the natural tendency is to cringe and go “ooh, that sounds too complicated”. Surprisingly, not all recipes by these “celebrity chefs” are impossible to re-create! As a matter of fact, chefs like Jamie Oliver and … Continue reading Lazy Sunday Series: Crispy Tortilla with Ham, Spinach, Chilli and Fried Egg by Curtis Stone

Lazy Sunday Series: Four Figs Cafe, Beaconsfield

Part 2: Breakfast at a Local What is the best way to compliment your lazy Sunday’s and make them even more perfect? A hot cup of frothed coffee of course! Devondale Barista’s Own is made to deliver a consistent smooth creamy froth to your favourite style of coffee at home. Spanish Baked Eggs with Buttered Toast, Chorizo, Roasted Capsicum and a Spicy Sauce! Sundays can get pretty hectic in our household. Our little man is usually up by 6am so unfortunately we never get to sleep in. There is always an opportunity to be lazy though, instead of rushing around the house … Continue reading Lazy Sunday Series: Four Figs Cafe, Beaconsfield

La Zuppa’s The Flavour Judging Event @ The Botanical, South Yarra VIC

A few days ago, I was lucky enough to be invited to attend the La Zuppa’s The Flavour event and be on the judging panel for a new flavour of soup. La Zuppa recently organised a competition for people to submit ideas for a new soup flavour to add to their range of exciting soup products. From over 2,000+ entries the Top 5 were selected and we got to taste them all and vote for our favourite! The event was attended by 6 food bloggers aka Aussie “foodies” such as myself, and the rest were pretty much expert marketers of … Continue reading La Zuppa’s The Flavour Judging Event @ The Botanical, South Yarra VIC

Lazy Sunday Series: Smoked Salmon, Mushrooms & Poached Egg Brekkie with Hollandaise Sauce

Part 1: My Favourite Sunday Breakfast Recipe What is the best way to compliment your lazy Sunday’s and make them even more perfect? A hot cup of frothed coffee of course! Devondale Barista’s Own is made to deliver a consistent smooth creamy froth to your favourite style of coffee at home. A while ago, I went out to a cafe and my mother in law ordered a breakfast dish that looked absolutely yummy. I didn’t get to taste the dish, but I was really inspired to recreate that dish just based on what I saw. No recipes (except for the … Continue reading Lazy Sunday Series: Smoked Salmon, Mushrooms & Poached Egg Brekkie with Hollandaise Sauce

Devondale Barista’s Own Frothing Milk

This post is sponsored by Nuffnang Coffee has become a huge part of our Aussie lifestyle and culture. It’s not just about getting a caffeine fix anymore, we have become a lot pickier and know a truly great cup of coffee when we see, smell and taste one. A lot of cafes pride themselves with serving award winning coffee and baristas are trained to make only the best coffee for their customers. Coffee has become so crucial, a lot of people now have their own coffee machine at home. It truly is a luxury to be able to make and … Continue reading Devondale Barista’s Own Frothing Milk

Unleash the Magic with Ice Magic

Disclaimer: This blog post is Sponsored By Nuffnang but the opinions are entirely mine! Growing up, I have always LOVED an ice cream sundae with a hard chocolate coating. That is why Ice Magic has always been my favorite ice cream topping because it sets and hardens so quickly and it is so yummy and it comes in different flavours! That is why when Nuffnang approached me with this idea of a Sponsored Post I didn’t even need to think twice. It always helps when I can write about a product I have tried myself and genuinely love 🙂 A … Continue reading Unleash the Magic with Ice Magic