A day trip to Kurrajong

One Sunday in spring, my hubby, mum-in-law and I took a little trip to Kurrajong, which is a small town just outside of Sydney, near the Blue Mountains. We drove through the countryside, ate delicious, fresh food at cafes, shopped at cute, little boutiques and wandered around a musty, old antique store that I’m convinced […]

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Lately…

It’s hard to believe that we have been WFH since March. It was hot and humid, and the beginning of autumn. Now it’s winter, with cold and rainy days in between warm, sunny days with 16 degree highs. We adapted to the new routine, and are still taking each day at a time, trying to […]

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Photos from visiting my parents in January & February

I miss Brisbane! My version of Brisbane is visiting my parents – home cooked meals, visiting the local temple, naps, reading and walks around the lake near their home. But mainly spending time with my parents and eating delicious Sri Lankan food cooked by my mum.

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Cooking adventures

I have always appreciated the abundance and variety of fresh food and products available to us in Australia. And I appreciate it so much since this pandemic began. We went through a few weeks where we had to make do with whatever was available. We also haven’t bought takeaway since March, and have been eating […]

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Avocado on toast lately

Breakfast over the recent summer break has been some combination of avocado on toast or an English muffin, occasionally with some eggs. And always washed down with a refreshing mug of Melbourne Breakfast tea.

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