Homemade sausage rolls were always a favourite growing up. They were delicious and flakey and always filled me up. Now that I'm older they serve a different purpose: Sausage rolls are perfect for entertaining. I made some for my housewarming party and I got many great reviews on them! You can half cook these … Continue reading Typical Aussie Meal: Sausage Rolls
Last week I decided to spend the weekend with my family in my home town. My sister and I drove down Saturday afternoon and same back on Sunday night. I had been hoping for sunny weather so I could chill out and relax at the beach... But Mr Weatherman decided to rain on my parade! … Continue reading Waterfront Dining at Waterfront Cafe
Introducing the first post for Foodie Fridays! Quiche is a great meal to make. It's relatively quick and easy, and makes for great left overs. You can easily eat it when its cold or reheat it for the next day. It is great for parties, for picnics or for a mid-week meal. You can also … Continue reading Mushroom and Bacon Quiche
Vintage Barbie is not just about fashion and style. Like the real like Barbie, fashion is important but it's not the only thing she has going for herself. Vintage Barbie also has different hobbies, interests and passions. So whilst fashion and style are big parts of who I am (and a big part of this … Continue reading Blog Update: Regular Posts Are On Their Way!
I recently went to San Churro for a well over-due catch up with a friend. I had never been to San Churro before, and for some strange reason I had never even heard of it! I don't know how that is when I love my chocolate. My friend told me that San Churro is waaay … Continue reading Chocolate dreams at San Churro
Once a month we have a 'ladies lunch' at work. All the ladies in the office (there's only about 7 of us) decide on a place to go for lunch. One person often opts to stay back to watch the front desk, and that's normally the person with lots of work to catch up … Continue reading A Weekday Lunch at Suga-Cube
Breakfast is one of my favourite meals. I always love going out for breakfast, and I get super excited for the buffet breakfast at hotels. Even though I'm gluten intolerant, there are actually a lot of great things that I can eat for brekkie. One of my favourite breakfasts is Breakfast Bruschetta. The recipe … Continue reading Breakfast Bruschetta
I thought it would be a nice idea to share my experiences over the past month by looking over what I have taken photos of by by iPhone. Here's what I've been up to this month...
After writing my first post, I started thinking to myself "why exactly do I want to start a blog". At first it seemed obvious - I want to write about travel. But what about when I'm not travelling? And what keeps me busy inbetween my adventures? So I started thinking of some more reasons behind … Continue reading Why am I doing this blog?
Ok, here it goes... That big nervous step of being simply a reader of blogs to a blog writer (well kinda...) Now that the initial nervousness is fading, let me say a warm welcome to the wonderful adventures of me, AKA - Vintage Barbie. I've decided to start a blog to document my adventures involving food, … Continue reading Welcome to the Adventures of Vintage Barbie