‘Twas the night before Christmas

Well we made it. I don’t know about you guys but I’ve been hanging out for this day for what feels like forever! As much as I’ve been looking forward to it though,… Continue reading

I heart Ottolenghi

Lately I have found myself a little obsessed with all things Yotam Ottolenghi. I was disappointed I didn’t get a chance to eat at one of his restaurants in London earlier this year… Continue reading

If wishes were fishes

Growing up, I never ate much fish. My Mum is a country girl at heart and in many ways, a country cook. Although she can cook fish, I’m guessing it has never felt… Continue reading

The long road back to the kitchen

Yep, I’m back, it’s official. It has been an awfully long time since I’ve stopped by and, you know, cooked for you. And by you, I actually mean me. Up until a week… Continue reading

Life’s a beach

Having lived 26 of my 31 years within a stones throw of a beach, the coast means an awful lot to me. Whenever I feel like I’m running on empty, chances are you’ll… Continue reading

Playing catch up…

It’s fair to say I’ve neglected my blog terribly of late. Aside from a random post from Paris what seems like forever ago (wait… it actually was), I’ve done nothing in the way… Continue reading

An Australian in Paris

So it’s been a month since my last post… my bad. Between work, family and holiday prep, it has been insane. Operation Relaxation has well and truly commenced now though, phew! A week… Continue reading

A baker’s age old dilemma

Pies have lids. That’s what sets them apart from tarts. Right? RIGHT?! Someone? Anyone?! Perhaps I’ve been sampling a little too much cooking wine of late but here I am on a lazy Sunday… Continue reading

Call in the Caterer

I’m not sure I believe in things like fate but I do like the fact that my name is Cate and I’m into catering. Or at least the idea of catering… Is the… Continue reading

Breakfast for a Birthday Girl.

Have I told you about my lovely friend Kate before? I’m sure I have, I must of. I mean, she’s amazing and not just because we share the same name! Aside from being a… Continue reading