Monthly Archives: March 2012


 

Hanoi Springrolls at Dong Que Footscray

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Today I lunched with the ladies at Dong Que, 102 Hopkins St Footscray. We ordered delicious Cha Gio Dong Que or as the menu listed “Authentic Springrolls”, (as a native southern Vietnamese, I quietly disagree), these springrolls are a Hanoi … Continue reading

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Yarraville Farmers Market

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Yesterday was spent meandering through the Yarraville Farmers Market, set in the beautiful and historical Yarraville Gardens. Our favourite stall was Dench Bakers, where we found some lovely some gluten free bread. We didn’t see any organic fruit and vegetable … Continue reading

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International Lunch Club

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Sunday afternoons are about good friends and an excuse to cook a feast. Yesterday was the first of our international lunches and our first stop was Sri Lanka. Our entrée was crispy potatoes and onion Pakoras, dipped in chickpea batter … Continue reading

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Growing Up Asian in Australia

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I have just finished reading Growing up Asian in Australia, edited by Alice Pung.  This lovely book is a compilation of short stories, poetry and comic.  The book had some laugh out loud moments for me. I remember in primary school … Continue reading

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