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  • Meandering with Max for Mushrooms in May

    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 […]

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  • A Valentine’s Picnic for lovers & friends

    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 […]

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  • Family Food Fashion Frankston

    I’m a proud resident of Frankston. Yep, Frankston. I’m not going to say I live on the Mornington Peninsula, I live in Frankston and it’s rad! Our town gets an extremely bad rap via the media, sometimes justified by crappy things that take place, but mostly it’s pretty damn good. So many awesome people, places […]

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  • The Platter Life 

    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. […]

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  • International Champagne Day

    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 […]

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  • One More Sleep Until THE BACHELOR!!!

    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 […]