Category Archive: Food

Sharpening My Cooking Skills

In addition to baking, I’ve also had some time to practice my cooking skills. I’m not one to just throw things together. I typically need a recipe, but I’m getting better at just… Continue reading

My Baking Adventures

I love to bake. It is definitely a stress reliever for me. Although I haven’t really been stressed while in Australia, it’s still a nice thing that I like to do, especially as… Continue reading

Tea + Wine = My Favourite Things

This past weekend was filled with fun. Kirsty and I decided at the last minute to go to a vegan High Tea with her mother-in-law. While the guest speaker was interesting…(Miranda Kerr’s mom),… Continue reading

Hello Melbourne!

Since my mom mentioned my blog on Facebook (hi Mom!) and more people might be reading, I feel like I have to up my writing / blogging. After all, I’m a scientist, not… Continue reading

Perfect Saturday!

This past Saturday was very relaxing – a great mix of fun, food, and entertainment. I started it with a super fun gym class. Then Kirsty, Mark, Adam and I headed to Gundaroo,… Continue reading

High tea and One Tree Hill hike

We stuck around Canberra this past week and weekend since will be in the car A LOT on Easter weekend. Here’s an update of what we were up to: On Friday Kirsty and… Continue reading

Enlighten Noodle Market

Enlighten is a festival in Canberra that includes many events over 9 days. National attractions such as the National Library, Portrait Gallery, and Questacon (science museum) are lit up in various light shows.… Continue reading

Canberra – Eating In

Although we have been eating out more than usual, I have been trying to improve my cooking skills as much as possible. Most weekdays I have been making our dinners, which is probably… Continue reading

Canberra – Eating Out

Canberra is a great place to dine out. Before we even moved here I made a list of all the cafes and restaurants I wanted to try. While I’ve had to get used… Continue reading