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  • Domino's have launched a new Peri Peri Pizza Range, which sounds very much up our alley. Peri peri (or as we say around the house - pear-EH pear -EH) is a flavour I love. It packs heat, makes you sweat and turns anything bland into a very tasty meal. And I know I’m not the only one out there. Raise your hands, peri peri lovers!

    Domino’s new Peri Peri Pizza Range

    Domino's have launched a new Peri Peri Pizza Range, which sounds very much up our alley. Peri peri (or as we say around the house - pear-EH pear -EH) is a flavour I love. It packs heat, makes you sweat and turns anything bland into a very tasty meal. And I know I’m not the only one out there. Raise your hands, peri peri lovers!

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  • Now that I've attended The Art of Fermentation with Sandor Katz session (organised by Milkwood Permaculture), I really wanna turn my hand to preserve making. And I'm in luck! The RNA and Executive Chef cooking school have teamed up, so you can learn the secrets to producing a blue ribbon winning preserve from Royal Queensland Show (Ekka) blue ribbon champions and competition judges.

    Royal Queensland Show (Ekka) Preserve Making Class

    Now that I've attended The Art of Fermentation with Sandor Katz session (organised by Milkwood Permaculture), I really wanna turn my hand to preserve making. And I'm in luck! The RNA and Executive Chef cooking school have teamed up, so you can learn the secrets to producing a blue ribbon winning preserve from Royal Queensland Show (Ekka) blue ribbon champions and competition judges.

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  • I don’t even remember what business used to be where Beach Burrito Company is now, but what Beach Burrito Company have done with the place is a million times better. They have created a chill tropical explosion of colour and if you push further back, they have a great outdoor seating area out back. It might not be sand between your toes (in fact, I highly recommend NOT kicking off your shoes), but it comes pretty darn close.

    Beach Burrito Company

    I don’t even remember what business used to be where Beach Burrito Company is now, but what Beach Burrito Company have done with the place is a million times better. They have created a chill tropical explosion of colour and if you push further back, they have a great outdoor seating area out back. It might not be sand between your toes (in fact, I highly recommend NOT kicking off your shoes), but it comes pretty darn close.

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  • The Lover’s Lava Cake is only available in stores for one week from the 10th February until Sunday 16th February, and I have 5 vouchers for a free Lover’s Lava Cake to give away. Read on for details!

    Domino’s Lover’s Lava Cake is back [Valentine’s giveaway]

    The Lover’s Lava Cake is only available in stores for one week from the 10th February until Sunday 16th February, and I have 5 vouchers for a free Lover’s Lava Cake to give away. Read on for details!

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  • After my first dinner at Au Cirque with Ainead, I just had to take the SO there to sample their dinner menu too. This is what we had (yum yum yum!).

    Dinner at Au Cirque with the SO

    After my first dinner at Au Cirque with Ainead, I just had to take the SO there to sample their dinner menu too. This is what we had (yum yum yum!).

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  • It’s a new year and funnily enough, my balcony garden seems to be getting a reboot. Lots of things have passed off into the land of beyond, so I started the new year with a number of empty planters.

    The Garden Share Collective: Starting again

    It’s a new year and funnily enough, my balcony garden seems to be getting a reboot. Lots of things have passed off into the land of beyond, so I started the new year with a number of empty planters.

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  • The halfway mark of my 101 things to do in 1001 days project will be in a couple of short months. Where has all the time gone?! Taking advantage of the calm before the storm of appointments and commitments 2014 is bound to bring, I tried to tick off as many activities from the list as possible, but only managed 2. Let's only hope I can get more productive next month.

    101 things in 1001 days: January 2014 update

    The halfway mark of my 101 things to do in 1001 days project will be in a couple of short months. Where has all the time gone?! Taking advantage of the calm before the storm of appointments and commitments 2014 is bound to bring, I tried to tick off as many activities from the list as possible, but only managed 2. Let's only hope I can get more productive next month.

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  • It's that time of year again when if you're Chinese, the phrase 新年快乐! is recited as loudly and cheerfully as 'Merry Christmas!' in December. And if that's not enough of a reason to celebrate, Peng You China Kitchen and Bar threw an amazing celebration to mark their official opening at Gasworks, complete with Tron-style lions and dragon to scare away evil spirits and welcome the new year.

    Peng You China Kitchen and Bar Officially Opens and Happy Chinese New Year

    It's that time of year again when if you're Chinese, the phrase 新年快乐! is recited as loudly and cheerfully as 'Merry Christmas!' in December. And if that's not enough of a reason to celebrate, Peng You China Kitchen and Bar threw an amazing celebration to mark their official opening at Gasworks, complete with Tron-style lions and dragon to scare away evil spirits and welcome the new year.

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  • One of the many disadvantages of being a closet hoarder is that when you finally get around to using something, you run the risk of falling in love with a discontinued product.

    Product empties of the month: January 2014

    One of the many disadvantages of being a closet hoarder is that when you finally get around to using something, you run the risk of falling in love with a discontinued product.

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  • We hit up the Space Invaders Australia Day BBQ, a fundraising BBQ in New Farm Park on Australia Day with all profits going towards the Space Invaders team's fundraising goal of $2000.

    Space Invaders Australia Day BBQ

    We hit up the Space Invaders Australia Day BBQ, a fundraising BBQ in New Farm Park on Australia Day with all profits going towards the Space Invaders team's fundraising goal of $2000.

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