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How to Haul – Gourmet Shopping Edition (Loot? Woot!)

For me, half the fun of travelling is bringing all sorts of awesome things back home.  I was brought up the idea that you should always bring pasalubong  (souvenirs) back for people who weren’t fortunate enough to be able to go with you.  In fact, this idea of bringing pasalubong whenever you visit someone is [...]

Eat. Drink. Blog 2011 – Part 1, the Conference

Some time earlier this year, I stumbled across a Google group for Australian Foodbloggers.  I can’t remember exactly why I was looking for them, but imagine my surprise when I found out they were actually holding a real, live, face-to-face conference in Australia.  Not over Skype, not just on a message board or blogroll, [...]

Food Pilgrimage – Zumbo’s Pâtisserie (Balmain, Sydney)

The Doctor and I took a short trip to Sydney to escape the Melbourne Cup festivities last weekend.  In an attempt to get over my obsession with over-planning, I only allowed myself to schedule two specific activities – the first of which was to taste some of Adriano Zumbo’s creations.

The second activity was to [...]