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Yvonne

In Dessert, Recipe on
April 19, 2020

Lime Tarts

I must admit it’s been so long since I last wrote a blog post, it seems very foreign. But with so much time at home, what better to do than reignite my love for writing about food hey?

Whilst everyone has been busy quarantine baking, I’ve been doing quite the opposite and dialing down the baking – there’s not enough appetite for desserts in this house alone!

So baking has been limited to our family’s favourite’s only, and this lime tart is definitely up there amongst our all time faves.

Lime Tarts
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In Café, Dessert, Dining on
March 20, 2019

Cheatday Sydney, Peakhurst

If there was a prize for best concept for a café it would definitely have to go to Cheatday Sydney.

Not only is it decked out with the gym theme, complete with dumbbells for table numbers, a mini gym set up in the corner, and shakes served in protein shaker bottles, they’ve even got a big glowing sign that reads #eatcakenotkale.

But it’s not just about the environment.  They’re well known for their Cheesecake pavlova (another statement worthy of a sign, albeit not a glowing one), and rightly so….we’ll get to that later.

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In Asian, Café, Dining on
January 23, 2019

Kusuka Cafe



Apple Pomegranate House Soda



I don’t get time to brunch during the weekdays so I absolutely love cafes that are open for dinner!

So when I found out Kusuka Café was open for dinner, serving their super pretty bowls, and you could dine for a discounted price through Dimmi, I was super keen to give it a go.

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In -, Dining on
January 23, 2019

Shanghai 18 Bun, Town Hall

If hidden hole in the wall joints are your kind of thing, then Shanghai 18 is one for you. A small Shanghainese restaruant located in the quite corner of Sussex street, its dim lighting which makes it looks like it’s not even open means it’s easily missed.

So it’s not surprising that it’s fairly quiet when we visit.


Xiao Long Bao ($9.80)

The menu consists of a variety of dumplings, buns, noodles and your typical Chinese stir fries.

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In Dining, Italian on
January 11, 2019

Toki Italian Inspired, Woolloomooloo

Toki Italian Inspired, Woolloomooloo, Sydney Eats

I think I might have found my new favourite Italian place. I don’t really play favourites, but we were so impressed with Toki Italian Inspired that we came back for a second visit shortly after (shortly after) even if it meant an hours drive.

Toki Italian Inspired, Woolloomooloo, Sydney Eats

It’s named ‘Italian Inspired’ as it’s not run by Italians (some customers can get offended over thees finer details it seems). But regardless, it’s a delicious menu featuring many of your Italian classics, with some Asian influences which really make it standout.

Toki Italian Inspired, Woolloomooloo, Sydney Eats

Salt & Pepper Calamari ($12)

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