• Archive for September, 2012

    Chocolate body butter

    by  • September 26, 2012 • Beauty, Gifts • 7 Comments

    body-butter-in-tub

    Since my diet overhaul, I’ve been looking very carefully at everything I’ve been putting my body into contact with. I even did science at university and I don’t understand half of what’s on the label of most beauty products! Scary. I mean I’ve always been fascinated with the marketing hype of beauty products—it seems...

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    Italian carrot and almond cake

    by  • September 17, 2012 • Breakfast, Dessert, Gifts, Snacks • 3 Comments

    two pieces of cake

    I had such a fabulous weekend. Friday night I was at a friend’s house (Hi Amy!) and she mentioned that she was going to some farmers markets on Sunday. I was super excited, I have been longing for Sunday farmers markets for ages, but the only farmers markets I knew of nearby were on...

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    Creamy curry sauce with Zing!

    by  • September 10, 2012 • Mains • 0 Comments

    served from above

    A few months ago we had a potluck curry lunch. We were going to a friend’s house, and as we arrived there was this delicious aroma of curry wafting throughout the house. Yum. I love curry. It’s one of my favourite foods. I mean I may not be able to rival my Dad when...

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    Crazy moist chocolate cupcakes

    by  • September 3, 2012 • Dessert, Snacks • 1 Comment

    corner-tray-of-cupcakes

    I’ve never understood the cupcake trend. I mean, I love some of the beautiful (and edible) artwork that can be made on a cupcake (you should have seen some of the beauties at our work morning tea the other day… a polar bear on a cupcake? Just awesome). I love the convenience of single servings....

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