2020 Week 32 Food, History & Bourdain

Food history has been an interest for me for quite a few years now. I mean what isn’t connected to history? And to food? Come to think of it what isn’t interconnected and intertwined? This interest see’s me diving in very deep at times finding out all sorts of amazing things about people, food and…

2020 Week 31 Cornbread

My mission this week was to try my hand at making some Cornbread. It is much loved in America and is a staple side dish for many people, often seen with collard greens, red beans and rice, and fried chicken. I’ve never tasted it before and so needed to do some research as to how…

2020 Week 30 Life in HD.

I have few words this week, but I did bring with pictures 🙂 xo Wishing you good health and abundant happiness. xo

2020 Week 29 Bargain!

My daughter and I went for a trip into the city together. We took the train and it was surprisingly full of people. Here in Western Australia we don’t have any community transmission of Covid19 currently, so life feels pretty normal. I still notice everyone social distancing and generally trying to be mindful, which is…

2020 Week 27 Comfort Food

I was doing some reading. Scouring the internet in search of recipes of comfort. Hearing about the news of the Covid19 lockdowns in Melbourne, Victoria, specifically the nine public housing towers, reminded me of the Grenfell tower fire tragedy in England in 2017. I think it was mostly the words public housing towers from the…

2020 Week 26 Supersonic

Time is doing that weird thing again, where the days are just speeding by me at a ridiculous pace. mama will be gone in a few days, but she’ll be back for good in a few months! That is really exciting for my family and I’m looking forward to spending more time together. Next week…

2020 Week 25 Reunion

Happy days! Mama arrived on Friday night and is staying with us for eleven days!! It was so great picking her up from the airport and seeing her smiling face. She picked the perfect week to be here as one of my son’s has surgery on Thursday. We have been laughing and cooking, been out…

2020 Week 24 Finding Peace

There is a lot going on in the world right now. We are experiencing and witnessing these events together as a collective. We are learning. Hopefully we are growing in positive ways. Amongst the noise, we must need calm. In ourselves we need to do better. We can make this world a better place, action…

2020 Week 23 Inspiration & Calm

This past week I’ve been fortunate to learn many things. I found this treasure on my wanderings and maybe it will speak to you, as it did me. I hope so. Maya Angelou has been an inspiration to me on many occasions. How wonderful is that I can seek her out and hear her words…