Category Archives: friend

Neighbourly Nuptials

Boy Wonder and I were lucky enough to be invited by our neighbours (Mr & Mrs N) to their son’s wedding last weekend.  As our first Indian wedding, we were excited to look forward to a traditional Sikh ceremony.  But … Continue reading

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Great Rivington Lobster Massacre

Having chatted to a number of foodies on Twitter for a while, we decided on catching up for a twEATup… this is a get-together over food.  A last minute change of venues, we decided on heading to the Rivington Bar … Continue reading

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Beyond Brunch

You’ve got to love the irony.  BoyWonder had a friend coming over from the US, on the 4th of July… so we just had to take him and his friend to Hawksmoor for a traditional English brunch.  We’ve been a … Continue reading

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I’m a shucker for good food

It’s a month without an “R”, and in the Northern Hemisphere, it’s traditionally a good time to eat oysters.  As a child, my parents attempted to feed me oysters, and I tried chewing away with little result other than to … Continue reading

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London’s "Best African Restaurant"?

The latest pocket version of the DLR’s Get Out More landed on my desk. Unenthusiastically picking it up – my local foodie scene is dire – I was amazed to seen an entry for Woolwich!  Touted as “the best African … Continue reading

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Tasty London

What a great way to spend a London Summer evening, attending the showcase of the London foodie scene at Taste of London… if only the weather had cooperated!  But the food, drinks, atmosphere and all the friendly people Aussie_Foodie and … Continue reading

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The Wonders of Brunch

I’ve always loved brunch.  In Australia I used to love getting together with friends at cafes or at each others homes or in a park for a weekend brunch – the meal that combines breakfast and lunch.  And yes, one … Continue reading

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