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21 Grams Cafe & Patisserie (Rosedale, Auckland, New Zealand)

When we first came here in New Zealand many years ago there were only a few choices for breads and pastries, by default it was Bakers Delight or the supermarket. Most of these bakeries from the past usually sells those heavy dense bread as they are usually eaten as the...

Dr Rudis (Auckland CBD, Auckland, New Zealand)

Were back again at this place and it feels odd, the last time we were here was Pre COVID and it was really vibrant and alive, this time around it felt desolated specially this last visit which we had at the end of March. We came back here becuase we...

Our 23 Best Mushroom Recipes

We’re such a huge fan of mushrooms, this amazing fungus adds so much flavour to dishes and they are versatile too, put it in pasta, rice, soup, burger or even on its own. You can see them in cuisines like Italian, French, Filipino, Chinese, Japanese, etc., whether its breakfast, lunch,...

24 Best Beef Stews around the World

When you think of a beef stew what usually comes to mind is that tender beef cubes slowly cooked with potatoes and carrots on a rich gravy like sauce that gives that inner warmth which makes it a nice comfort meal specially during cold and rainy season but this humble...

Glengarry Whisky Tour 2022

A couple of weeks ago was something new to me where I got invited to do some Whisky tasting. I had tried different types of tasting before like Wine Tasting, Beer Tasting and Sake Tasting but never Whisky. It was exciting for me at the same time quite nervous as I...

Onehunga Cafe

We have been visiting Onehunga once in a while since we migrated to New Zealand 16 years ago, the one place that we visit here is Dress Smart, of course to buy a pair of Nike’s and other clothing materials that we might need during that time. Since COVID came...

Budget And Delicious Food For College Party

Going off to college may give you that first taste of freedom. You have no parents to tell you off when you stumble through the door at two in the morning after a great party. What’s more, nobody prevents you from throwing your own party! Whether you want to make...

7 Easy Succulent Beef Cheek Recipes

Perhaps one of the less understood beef cuts are the beef cheeks. These cows’ cheek muscles are a very tough cut of meat, hard-working muscles that houses an abundance of connective tissues, definitely a part works out a lot as it is constantly used to chew grass giving it that...

The Parkhouse (Whenuapai, Auckland, New Zealand)

Hopefully this lockdown lasts, with the new variant here now in New Zealand, I am not sure until when this freedom will be but one thing for sure Kiwis are enjoying it a lot, the last 4 months of lockdown do take a big toll on your mental health. We...