A Week Wiser

I have learnt this week: It’s ridiculous driving when you’re 33 weeks pregnant and only 5 ft tall… The Lindale Centre does smell funny when you visit on a sunny day Kapiti Cumin Gouda cheese is yum yum You must be patient waiting for white chocolate ganache too cool down. Unlike dark chocolate ganache, a…

Baby Update at 13 Weeks

Yay for homemade sushi! I’ve been craving some ever since I got pregnant and everyone chowing down at the sushi train in the Gold Coast made up my mind about making some as soon as I had time. I even made homemade pickled ginger which is extremely easy to do and turned out surprisingly well…

Stuff I Luff

Vegetables from your own garden Roast chicken – nom nom! Shops that have real sales, like half price on half the store. None of this “up to 50% off” where there’s only a few things that are actually slashed. Sushi – I still love sushi. Unfortunately Midland Sushi wasn’t open last week for lunch, but…

Project 365: Week 1

My week in photos as part of Project 365: Thursday 1 January 2009 I choose to have a virgin pineapple slushy at the bach in Taupo, before driving in to town for the New Year’s Day sales. Friday 2 January 2009 We have Mac Donald’s for lunch on a picnic table in Bulls, enroute back…

Sushi Cravings

One day without Midland Sushi and I was already having withdrawals. So for lunch today I made some of my own. Yum yum! As usual I made way too much so we also had leftovers for dinner, and there will be some triangles for work tomorrow too :D

Stuff I Luff

Buses arriving just after you get to the bus stop – hurray! The impending summer – I’m sure it’s just around the corner, behind those clouds and following the winds… Cocktails on a school night especially the two for one deals Getting tipsy and having an hilarious time with your friends Midland Sushi aka “Crack…

Sushi burrito

Sushi Burrito

So it’s a Sunday afternoon and you feel like sushi. You have all the ingredients but can’t be bothered making sushi rice when you only want enough for one. Well, if you also have tortillas lying around then you can make a sushi burrito! Spread some wasabi down the tortilla. Place a handful of healthy…