August, 2015

Smores Bar

Backyard Camp Fire Party

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Having a party in winter can be tough, getting people out of the house and outdoors can be a real struggle. A camp fire party stirs warm and cosy feelings for me. It’s a great way to get everyone together out under the stars without the need for camping and keeps every one toasty warm at the same time. It’s also an even better excuse to eat some gooey melted marshmallows and sip some delicious hot chocolate. Take a look…

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Loaded Milkshakes by Loulou and Jones

Loaded Milkshakes: why Aussies are losing their mind over these new treats on the block

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Milkshakes… I love them! Are there many people who don’t? Seeing (and enjoying) a milkshake takes me back to my happy childhood. I used to have strawberry shakes at breakfast – every day! And sometimes in the holiday’s lunch was a shake and cinnamon doughnut. Sugar galore… oh the horror! But somehow we survived (and I still love them). Not sure if you’ve seen it but lately photos of awesome loaded milkshakes have been circulating on social media and in…

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Loulou_and_Jones- Kitchen Tea Dessert Table

Pretty English Rose Kitchen Tea

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When I think of Kitchen Tea’s and Bridal Showers I think of pretty styling and details. I think of scrumptious food and treats. But mostly I think of it as a wonderful chance for all the ladies to get together, relax and have fun while celebrating the Bride To Be. I had the pleasure of attending a friends Kitchen Tea/Bridal Shower the other day. And it didn’t disappoint- it was beautiful! If I had to describe it in a few words I would say Pretty Vintage…

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Mulled Wine

Winter Warmers

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So were moving into the tail end of winter now, and seeing glimpses of that gorgeous Spring weather. Before we sign off to what feels like the coldest Winter for another year, we thought we’d share some winter warmer food and beverages that we’ve been enjoying this year. Beef Goulash Ingredients: 500g chuck steak 1/2 cup plain flour 1 tablespoon of paprika 1 brown onion -sliced 2 cups of water and 2 teaspoons of beef stock cubes (handy hint: get…

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