Coming to Australia via California, one of the first things I recognized while out shopping and exploring was how popular churros are here. I would have NEVER guessed in a million years anyone cared about one of my personal childhood favorites. You can find churros in the frozen section of local super markets, there… Read More Authentic Churros with a Dark Chocolate Honey Ganache
Hey Everyone! This week I talked about how I have been able to adjust, accept and enjoy living in beautiful Australia. It’s definitely a beautiful country to visit and I can’t wait to show you all more about what I’m discovering and learning here. However, as an expat, it can be tough at times. I… Read More Living in Australia: From Resentful to Happy
Hey Cakepops! As always, thank you so much for the recommendations as I continue to explore (and eat) my way through beautiful Australia. In the video below I tried a variety of brand new TimTams that are fresh off the shelves here in Australia. We had fun trying Turkish Delight, Cherry Ripe inspired (Cherry Ripe… Read More Trying Weird TimTam Falvors: Turkish Delight, Cherry Ripe-inspired, Iced Coffee TimTams
Hey Everyone! I receive a fair amount of questions from other fellow Americans who are considering moving to Australia. I’m always happy to help as much as I can. However, I do notice that a lot of people who are considering moving abroad find it difficult to accept that not everything is going to be… Read More Questions from Americans Wanting to Move to Australia
Hey Everyone! I know I’m not the only American who loves Vegemite, but sometimes it feels like it. I have this secret sort of desire to convince Americans to appreciate the umami, salty, almost soy sauce-like spread that Australians love and grew up enjoying for breakfast. My kids and I love Vegemite and we eat… Read More Premium Vegemite over Traditional?
Hey Cakepops! I haven’t written a non-food related article in a while, and wanted to share a little bit about Expat Depression as an American living in Australia. It’s not easy at times. Moving to a new land is a roller coaster of emotions. You’ll have good days and bad days, but regardless, just follow… Read More Expat Depression as an American living in Australia
Hey Everyone! I have had so much positive feedback from a previous video I made where I tried crumpets for the first time. I remember casually mentioning that I would make them if it were requested. Well, here we are! Here is a recipe for classic crumpets I revised from a reliable looking (and tasty… Read More Vegan Crumpet Recipe
Hey! What’s up everybody?! Today’s video is focused on commercial honey and the integrity of honey distribution and labeling in Australia compared to the United States. I make these comparison videos because I am an American who is currently living in Australia, and as a foreigner and a chef, it’s second nature for me to… Read More Australia vs USA: Commercial Honey
Hey Everyone! This week I shared a video on my YouTube channel trying one of your recommendations here in Australia; Bacon Cheetos! I LOVE how I receive so many requests on trying new things and recipes from such nice people here in Australia, and wanted to give you my feedback on what seems to be… Read More The Only Cheetos in Australia?
Hey Everyone! Most of my purchases, if not all of them, these days revolves around content that I create for this blog and my growing YouTube community. A while back, I invested in almost $50.00 (for 7 food items) from the United States from USAFoods[dot]com[dot]au and 3 of those 7 items were expired. I was… Read More USAFOODS.com.au Screwed Me Over