Friday Link Loves 31/10/14

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Hello from China! I’m currently somewhere near The Great Wall with very limited internet connection, so let’s thank the gods of WordPress scheduling! ♥ Free stock imagery In need of free stock photography/vectors for your blog or company? There is now a site that rounds the best up! Check out All The Free Stock for more. […]

Strawberry and Mint Lemonade using SodaStream

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The weather is heating up in Australia as summer approaches and I am always on the look out for a delicious new drink to whip up and enjoy on a lazy afternoon. Now it’s easy to make your own personalised drinks with a few simple ingredients thanks to the SodaStream Play! Created by world-renowned designer […]

Friday Link Loves 17/10/14

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♥ Need a unique gift idea? I love this step-by-step guide from Sprinkle Bakes for homemade vanilla extract. A thoughtful present for any baker in your life! ♥ Chocolate Suze’s Donut Adventure I LOVE donuts and loved reading Chocolate Suze’s post on her Great Melbourne Donut Trip. My sister just moved to Melbourne so I see this […]

Jarrah Hot Chocolate

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I think it’s fairly obvious I have a huge sweet tooth, and always feel the desire to finish a meal off with something sweet. This is all well and good until the kilos started piling on after a rather indulgent winter, and suddenly reaching for a chocolate bar or pudding isn’t the most sensible option. […]

Creative Fridays: An Interview with Nadia Felsch

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I’m so pleased to share with you today an interview from the lovely Nadia Felsch, a wellness warrior who loves sharing her inspiration and down-to-earth advice. Hello! Who are you and what do you do? Greetings Swah & her wonderful fans! I’m Nadia a 29 year-old Sydney-sider, devoted and quite literally obsessed with providing information […]

Creative Fridays: An Interview with Sarah Coates from The Sugar Hit

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Today’s featured creative is a wonderful woman who regularly makes me salivate at her drool-worthy and impeccably shot recipes. Welcome, Sarah! Hello! Who are you and what do you do? I’m Sarah Coates, the food obsessed madwoman behind The Sugar Hit. I develop, style, shoot, edit, design and post every single thang that goes up […]

Mini Baked Donuts with Dark Chocolate Ganache

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Donuts! Who doesn’t love donuts! I thought I’d try and make a “healthier” version by baking them in the oven instead of deep frying these little beauties, however my decision to coat them in a decadent dark chocolate ganache probably negated that. I won’t lie, I had to test this recipe 3 times before I […]

Chai Hot Chocolate

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I find most store bought hot chocolate mixes are a little too sweet and artificial tasting for my liking. But it’s so easy to make your own hot chocolate powder and I’ve turned it up a notch by adding in chai spices and finely chopped dark chocolate. You can fully customise the level of sweetness […]