Messing with the mister’s head

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I believe that there’s one great perk to being married, you know when you look past that bit where you’ve found the love of you life, creating beautiful kids, and that everlasting love, and that one perk is this: Having someone to mess with. I’m talking about the stupid games that kinda really belong in… 

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Stephanie Alexander’s Orange Cake


There’s something about orange cake that gets me EVERY SINGLE TIME. It’s buttery, and citrus-y and just so right it can’t be wrong. If you’re in Australia you’ll know Stephanie Alexander. Or I hope you do. She’s an Uber-Cook. When I’d just left home I went into Kmart to have a look around. They had… 

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The challenge: Could you do it?


Brought to you by Red Rooster. If you had to go without artificial colours, flavours and added MSG for 10 days, could you do it? Could your family do the same? Recently I was asked to do just that. I took the challenge, and so did my family, knowing that it was going to be… 

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Holiday Me // Everyday Me


We didn’t holiday as kids. I know, I know. Get out the violins and play me a tune. Poor deprived children. My parents had us young, and had four happy accidents. If they didn’t plan their offspring, I’m pretty sure they didn’t plan holidays either. So holidays are, like, the biggest novelty to me now…. 

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20 minute dinner: Chicken and coleslaw tostada


Brought to you by News Corp “What’s for dinner tonight?” Groan. You feeling my pain? EVERY. SINGLE. NIGHT. THEY. WANT. TO. EAT. You think I’d get used to it, wouldn’t you? You think I’d adapt and be all over that stuff. But more often than not my mind goes blank when it comes to deciding… 

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