Super Easy Cacao + Coconut Balls

  We’re kicking off our first FOOD post for 2016 with a recipe for Cacao + Coconut Energy Balls from Aussie chefs Mark LaBrooy and Darren Robertsons's latest book 'The Blue Ducks' Real Food'. Having recently returned from a holiday in Australia where it is very easy to eat 'real, whole foods', I’m now craving satisfying healthy snacks I can make Continue Reading

How to make these delicious red curry coconut prawn skewers

A prawn on the barbecue is synonymous with an Australian summer and as Christmas fast approaches, the sound (and smell) of that great Aussie barbecue will be one of the things that my family misses the most. This festive season we are staying put in Jakarta and to be honest, we're more than fine about it. We returned last Christmas and it was exciting to see Continue Reading

How to make a gingerbread Christmas tree

Looking for a fun Christmas activity to do with the kids? Something that will ignite your Christmas spirit, make a lovely centre piece for your table and fill your tummies with Christmas cheer? Then look no further than today's ajb Christmas bonus, 'How to make a gingerbread Christmas tree'. Our kids delighted in making the tree featured in today's post - Continue Reading

Why we love fresh and healthy rice paper rolls

  What we love most about rice paper rolls is that they are made for sharing! Not only that; but they can easily be prepared in advance, or ingredients laid out for family or friends to make themselves, and an added benefit is the recipe can be adapted no matter where you live, to include your own fresh local produce. So today we've drawn Continue Reading