Where to take your Foodie Mum (or what to buy her) this Mother’s Day

Okay, first thing’s first. It’s REALLY hard for me to write ‘mum’, as mum. I grew up in Canada, and even though I’ve lived the majority of my adult life in New Zealand, I still pause and feel weird spelling it that way. So apologies to MY super MOM, but I will Kiwi-ize this blog so I don’t get made fun …

Enthusiastic Food of the Week – Round 2

  It’s time for another weekly* instalment of “Enthusiastic Food of the Week”!   (*I know this is only the second time I’ve done this, but let’s pretend I’m more organised.)     Zany Zeus have an entire range of cheeses and cultured products. My favourites are the greek yoghurt (thick and traditional, and miles ahead of any other yoghurt I’ve …

The Best Salads in Auckland

Winter and salad might not be the perfect match for everyone, but let’s just say you spent the last two weeks eating pasta and pizza nearly every day (for research, kay guys) and now you need to detox. Or you actually just really like salad. Even if you’re not in the shamed gluttony camp or a member of the Salad Enthusiasts, …