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:: MIRA :: romance in the garden

Our thursday night dinner date was extra sweet this week as I had just arrived back in Manly after my 8 day long business trip to Melbourne (hence why there was no post last week).   584 more words

Manly Beach


A bowl of hearty beef stew seemed just the thing last week; I was still weak, recovering from a mosquito-borne virus that I caught in the Dominican Republic, so my husband suggested that we go to Mozart’s for lunch. 272 more words

Food And Drink

Riding With Ziggy - Battle of the Bridges Part III

Twice a year the Hummus Whisperer and I are freed by our spouses to ride with the winds between the boroughs of Brooklyn and Manhattan while enjoying culinary freedom.   1,189 more words



Address: 22622 MacArthur Boulevard, California, MD 20619

If you ask my old team lead, he’ll tell you that I was the one who got him addicted to pad thai (you’re welcome, Steve). 665 more words


Scones of the Month - July 2014

On the Roof with Q @ Selfridges

This month scone fest started with a greatly anticipated visit to the new rooftop restaurant in Selfridges, On the Roof with Q, or in my case to be more exact on the roof with… 767 more words

Afternoon Tea

"Parklets" plan for King William Road.

In the first step of a long-term transformation of Unley’s premier shopping strip, a series of “parklets” is being planned for King William Road.

Unley Council has just given its stamp of approval for the installation of what could eventually be a series of  mini, on-street  public seating areas along the busy  commuter route… The fenced-off sections of the “Yellow Brick Road”  will  each occupy  two parking spaces and will be available to the general public, NOT for the exclusive use of adjacent eateries to add to their dining facilities. 222 more words


Bad food -- and expensive, too!

No, the picture over there on the right isn’t one of the 1,319 current Federal Superfund sites, but it’s a crime nonetheless. That, my friends, is an actual plate of food that I ordered and was served recently at… 423 more words