Cupcakes are a sweet treat anytime, but they taste even sweeter when they support animals in need. On February 24th 2014, Canadians are invited to “bake a difference” through the second annual National Cupcake Day™ to benefit SPCAs and Humane Societies across Canada. It’s easy to take part: register online at www.nationalcupcakeday.ca, collect donations through […]
Just popping in to let you know things will be a little quieter than usual around here over the holidays. I’m in Sydney visiting my mum and dad (with a quick side trip to Adelaide to see extended family) – if you’re interested in seeing what I’m up to over the next couple of weeks, […]
Yup I am off to France this evening – I’ll be spending the better part of a month in Paris (with side trips to London for Food Blogger Connect and Gascony to visit the fabulous Kate Hill and see Monica Shaw again!) then Neil will be joining me and we’ll travel to the Languedoc for […]
Four years ago today, I hit “publish” on my very first blog post. Who knew what a huge part of my life eat. live. travel. write. would become? Certainly I was not expecting to still be blogging up a storm four years later! I didn’t want to write one of those retrospective blog birthday posts […]
This is my 188th post for 2012. My 894th post since I began eat. live. travel. write. on a whim in May 2009. Who knew back then that it would become such a huge part of my life? But you know that can go both ways – on the one hand, my blog brings me […]
Cheers – it was my birthday on the weekend and today it’s my blog’s THIRD birthday! What better way to celebrate both than with a fabulous apéro and some fancy French snacks, right? Fortunately, I received a copy of The Bonne Femme Cookbook recently from the kind folks at Harvard Common Press and I had […]
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