If only one could tell true love from false love as one can tell mushrooms from toadstools. Katherine Mansfield One of my fave winter dishes is mushroom soup. When I have steak at a restaurant I always get it with mushroom sauce. My choice of breakfast/brunch dish when dining out always involves mushrooms. So you… Read More Meandering with Max for Mushrooms in May
Happy Valentine’s/Galentine’s/lovers day to you and those you love! Today is my A Very Rose Valentine’s Picnic Day. A gathering of not just my family but some of my faves and their beloveds as well. Because once you’re a parent, Valentine’s Day sort of becomes just another day…how hard is it to get a babysitter… Read More A Valentine’s Picnic for lovers & friends
My latest obsession is platters. I wouldn’t really say it’s a new obsession, just a growing one! And as such I’m dipping my toes into the platter market, starting off with friends and family orders and gradually easing into The Platter Life being a bit more of a career alongside the other bits I do.… Read More The Platter Life
Is there any better excuse to pop open a bottle of bubbly, or even better, Champagne, than International Champagne Day?! I love a good bubbly and feel it’s a very underused wine varietal. I suppose a lot of that has to do with it being seen as a gal’s drink more than a men’s and… Read More International Champagne Day
He’s nearly here ladies (& husb who loves this show for some reason…!) Richie, our poor heartbroken, runner up of The Bachelorette from last year is about to hit our screens for the most exciting, maybe slight exaggeration, TV event of the year; the return of THE BACHELOR!!!! Whoop whoop! So ladies,round up your girlfriends… Read More One More Sleep Until THE BACHELOR!!!
Christmas in July or August <3 For many of us, this is as close as we will get to a white Christmas. Snow at Christmas time just isn’t a thing in Australia, not that I’m complaining as I hate the cold and love the sun and seafood we have at Christmas instead. But it is… Read More Christmas In July…August