Kid-Friendly Chocolate Truffle Easter Eggs

The perfect DIY Easter treat to keep your kids entertained these school holidays! With Easter less than a week away it’s time to get into the kitchen to whip up some delicious homemade chocolate Easter Eggs. I’m so excited to be able to to share the following recipe for my Chocolate Truffle Easter Eggs which I produced…

The Meat-Free Burger you can make in 30 Minutes.

Keep scrolling for some serious #BurgerPorn… Get your FREE Recipe Card here. Once an American staple the burger is no-doubt a Sydney favourite. It amazes me that after more than three years, the burger craze here in Sydney still lives on. New burger kitchens continue to open up all across the city and surrounds. I’ve recently…

Thai Yellow Curry Soup with Trout and Vegetables

Fight the sniffles and warm up in winter with this flavourful soup! Hi Foodies, Unfortunately I’m feeling a little under-the-weather this week, so I’ve been on the hunt for great natural remedies to ward of the sniffles. On top of sipping steaming cups of green tea with lemon, ginger and honey, I’ve also been juicing,…

Choc-Banana Nice Cream Tart

Have a Happy Easter with a delicious chocolate tart that’s not as naughty as it appears. The secret to the smooth and creamy Filling is instant ice cream made from bananas! Hi Foodies, I hope you’ve had a delicious couple of weeks since we last caught up. Although the date-change for Burgerpalooza caused a bit of a…

The Ultimate Tofu Schnitzel Burger

Got a hunk of tofu sitting in the fridge? Jazz it up with some spice and turn it into my Ultimate Tofu Schnitzel Burger. Photos by Nicholas Rider. It’s almost mid-March and Sydney is going food crazy. I’m super pumped for Taste of Sydney which starts tonight. There’ll be plenty of delicious food and drink…

The tastiest healthy lunch you’ll eat all week!

Cool down with this delicious vegan-friendly bruschetta that’s bursting with colourful veg! My life InaSnap Ever since I started my new Marketing Internship at a rapidly growing delivery service in Sydney, life has been quite busy. Sure, #adulting is hard, but I’ve honestly enjoyed every minute of every day, writing copy, producing videos, and practicing the…

“I Love You This Much” Giant Red Velvet Cookie

Nothing Says “I Love You” Like a Giant Red Velvet Cookie on Valentines Day! Hi Foodies, I know, I know, it’s been way too long since I last posted. To tell you the truth I think I’ve finally managed to get my life back on track following our surprising start to the year. Most of…

Brendon’s Golden Turmeric Chai Latte

Prep Time 5 mins | Steaming Time 2 mins | Serves 1 My Golden Turmeric Chai Latte is like sipping a cup of sunshine! Hi Foodies, we’ve had a bit of a shaky start to the New Year. Over the weekend parts of Sydney, including Western Sydney, where I live, were hit by a minor…

The Watermelon Pizza

This fruity twist on a classic Margherita pizza is a great way to Stay cool this summer!

With Summer on it’s way I bet your kids are looking forward to the Christmas holidays and countless hours of free-time to enjoy the sunshine! If you’re looking for a quick and easy, value-for-money way to keep them occupied for a few hours then this is the recipe for you. I’ve taken the classic Margherita pizza and given it a fruity twist, swapping sliced watermelon for the base and strawberries, ricotta and mint for the typical tomato, basil and mozzarella topping. A sprinkling of white chocolate ‘parmesan’ seals the deal. It’s a great way to introduce your children to cooking – a skill they will cherish for life and a clever way of enticing them to eat fresh fruit. So round up the troops and enjoy some well-deserved family time today!

Auguest Guest Blog ft. Amcarmen’s Kitchen – Chicken Adobo


Prep Time 5 Mins | Cooking Time 25 Mins | Serves 4-6 Allison Geronimo from Amcarmen’s Kitchen shares with us her recipe for delicious Chicken Adobo. Photos By ALLISON GERONIMO. Hello Everyone! It’s Allison from Amcarmen’s Kitchen here taking over Brendon The Smiling Chef’s blog for the first time for Auguest (Find out what Auguest is here)!…