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China – Guilin, Hangzhou and Shanghai

China – Guilin, Hangzhou and Shanghai

This post is more travel than food, mostly because I failed to take photos! After a week exploring Beijing and Xi’an we headed to Guilin to cruise down the Li River to see the incredible gorges and limestone mountains. The scenery is stunningly beautiful and […]

China – Beijing and Xi’an

China – Beijing and Xi’an

I’m back from a two week trip to China with two of my sisters and my Mum. This had been a long planned trip to take my Mum on what may be one of her last overseas holidays. It was postponed due to my illness […]

Battle of the Vegan Burgers – Gardein v Beyond Meat

Battle of the Vegan Burgers – Gardein v Beyond Meat

This is a guest post by my friend Angie. Recently “for science”  🙂  she did a comparison of the Gardein Beefless Burger (my favourite burger) and the Beyond Meat Beyond Burger and posted it to a Facebook group.  I was unable to do the comparison […]

cold peanut sesame zoodles

cold peanut sesame zoodles

I’ve been meaning to make these cold sesame peanut noodles for a long time. There has been a late summer burst of hot weather the last week, so it seemed like a good time to make them. They are based on this recipe in the New […]