At a time when I should have been eating I wasn’t. I had dropped to my lowest weight just above 50kgs. It was following head and neck cancer surgery, removal of a tumour, both tonsils, 1/3rd of my tongue, 30 lymph nodes, 30 rounds of radiotherapy and 6 weeks of chemotherapy. Eating was the lastContinue reading “Eating Rites.”
Read it through from start to finish. Read it though from start to finish …no, that’s not a typo, I can always remember at college being given a test of some sort that said: Please read through the entire assignment before starting. Only to find that if you didn’t, you would have missed the bitContinue reading “How to read a recipe.”
My name is five spice – Michael McInytres’ skit on herbs and spices inspired this blog, that and an hilarious conversation about chicken thighs with my mum.
The weeks and months leading up to departing Australian shores were a list riddled whirlwind. Event management is one of my stronger skills and all of those came into play with this my most important event to date; travelling. First to move out of my home and find suitable accommodation for Squid and Rocket (cats)Continue reading “I have arrived …but not before I …”
How on earth do you pack for a motorbike trip through Laos and unknowingly a typhoon.