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It’s In The Bag – Reduce Your Footprint

As I spread out items to fill the handbags I was donating to Share The Dignity’s ‘It’s In The Bag’ campaign, I had a sudden flashback. If you are of *ahem* a certain age, you may recall the ads for Glomesh with the tagline ‘You can tell a lot about Paula Duncan… by what’s in… >> Read more

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You know how it is. You spend the morning rubbing shoulders with ten famous chefs and then in the afternoon you are forced to get up close and personal with another five talented and generous chefs. How does a blogger cope? Such was the delicious dilemma for TIFFIN when I was invited to the ‘Plate… >> Read more

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Filed in: Brisbane, Food Experiences

2014 Variety of Chefs Ball Launch

I don’t know what you were doing last Wednesday morning but I spent mine in the company of three inquisitive dogs and ten remarkable chefs. After recently naming a stellar lineup of 10 nationally acclaimed chefs for the 2014 Variety of Chefs Ball in Brisbane, Variety – the Children’s Charity of Queensland held an event to announce… >> Read more

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For a Good Cause

A break in transmission from the ‘Dispatches from Sydney’….. In September 2011, my brother Edward was diagnosed with Leukaemia.  As I write this, he has been in hospital for over 6 months.  He is awaiting a bone marrow transplant at the end of this March that is likely to occur on his 23rd birthday.  Meanwhile… >> Read more

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