Baking and biking

In true Bake Bike Blog style – today involved a little of each. I spent the morning catching up on some domestic duties, then Mr BBB and I met with some of his friends to make the most of the…

Mountain bike madness

Let me start by saying that I have just had a crazy-busy weekend. You know… the ones that feel like they went for 5 days – not two. But boy did I have fun. Let’s start from the beginning…. Saturday…

African-inspired Mystery Box

When I drew out tonight’s Mystery Box ingredient, initially I was stumped….        Potato flour – sounds easy right? Perhaps not. From what I read, potato flour is often overlooked as a suitable flour on the basis that it has…

Mother’s Day musings

What a busy few days we have had…. Mr BBB and I had a full agenda since arriving in Melbourne on Friday morning.  We managed to spend time with my family, attend my grandfather’s 90th birthday lunch, go for a…

Modern entertaining

As I have transitioned from university student to being happily married over the last 6 years, so too have my regular Friday evenings. Long gone are the late nights working at a restaurant followed by nightclubbing until the early hours.…

Good Friday lunch

Yesterday was our annual family Good Friday seafood lunch, kindly hosted by my mother-in-law. I was tasked to bring a dish, so I looked to the Mystery Box for a little inspiration. Having drawn broccoli, I knew exactly what I…

Eat Drink Blog Conference – Part 1

Yesterday I was lucky enough to be invited to attend the Eat Drink Blog Conference in Melbourne. A day filled with like-minded bloggers, great panel discussions, tips, hints, debates, photos and, of course, food. The conference was held upstairs at…