Dusk... Dust settling.. the first scent of this Indian Summer storm, sweat. Cool, thinner air to fill her lungs, along with the promise of something delicious to fill her belly later on... garlic, chilli, ginger, coriander: heating, releasing fragrances, coating fresh Straddie prawns in golden light goodness and freshness. Cold glass in hand on the [...]
Understated, underrated and undiscovered.
The one thing that often surprises me is when you meet people ( even some as close as from the North side of Brisbane) and they ask you where you are from and you say Victoria Point, and so many of them often ask you "Where's that?" It's amazing how many of us don't [...]
The Redlands has been my home, our home, for over 30 years now. My family has a long history with this beautiful area and I will go into more detail on that in another post, but for now let me tell you why I feel like I have always been a part of the Redlands [...]
I can't really remember when my love affair with all things coastal, beachy, salty and sandy came into existence. You see, I grew up a country girl really, not a long way from the Gold Coast, but still not on the beaches very often. In fact, I was around nine or ten before I even [...]
Well, it's nearly the end of another fabulous Australia Day for us for 2018. It's been a bit of a quiet one for us this year. Whilst everyone else in our world seems to be coming back from holidays and enjoying Aussie Day BBQ's and Pavlovas, we are just about to start our foodie adventures [...]