Lotus Barangaroo

What is it about working with psychopaths and bullies that builds close friendships? The impending sense of fear? Banding together for safety in numbers? Empathy, and a shared experience? All of the above, I think. This is something I pondered booking a lunch for a girlfriend and I recently. We’d worked in a couple of […]

Beach Burrito Company Darlinghurst

Beach Burrito Company Darlinghurst Want to know the secret to giving an American a heart attack? Tell them the best Mexican you’ve ever had was in Australia. This exchange provided me with ongoing amusement when we lived in Canada and America. The sheer disbelief; their shaking heads, their raised eyebrows, their dropped jaws. The initial […]

Iku Wholefoods Sydney

Iku Wholefoods Sydney Recently, I read a travel blog post that nearly had me having a conniption. It said that Sydney had no vegan food. I nearly spat my tea out over my keyboard reading this. Not only does Sydney have prolific vegan options, it has some of the best vegan food I’ve had across […]

Blue Mountains Botanic Garden Mount Tomah

Blue Mountains Botanic Garden Mount Tomah Did you know that some bower birds collect different pieces of poo to decorate their nest and try and woo their lady-loves? My father and sister gleefully told me this bower bird tid-bit after watching a David Attenborough documentary on these fascinating birds one day. There’s a bower bird that […]