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Why You Should Start Using Natural Skin Care Products

By October 20, 2014 0 comments

I promised myself that as soon as I returned from overseas I would stop buying whatever was on special at the supermarket and research products that were all-natural and had the least… Read More

Healthy Apple & Raisin Oatmeal Cookies | The Macadames

Healthy Apple & Raisin Oatmeal Cookies {Gluten free, Sugar free, Vegan}

By October 17, 2014 2 comments

Only 9 ingredients needed to make these soft & chewy oatmeal cookies. They’re bursting with juicy apple & raisins will be your new favourite healthy treat! God I’ve missed baking. Being back… Read More

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Local Spotlight: Small Acres Cyder {Orange, NSW} + CIDER GIVEAWAY

By October 15, 2014 0 comments

I recently popped down to Orange to see my dear friends who moved out here for a sea (farm?) change. They bought their little slice of Orange and are building their dream home using… Read More

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A Conscious Collection: Eighty/Twenty {Braddon, Canberra}

By October 7, 2014 0 comments

I’ve been away 18 months and a lot has changed in my little suburban town. Braddon has sprung up, the Kingston Foreshore finally has vibe and for the first time in years… Read More

The Bronze Horesman

Read: The Bronze Horseman by Paullina Simons

By October 5, 2014 0 comments

My current book pick is:  The Bronze Horseman by Paullina Simons. Follow me on Goodreads to see what i’m reading, more book suggestions and so I can take a sticky beak at what’s on your… Read More

Almond Milk | The Macadames

Best Alternatives to Traditional Milk

By October 5, 2014 2 comments

Boy are there a lot of milk options out there! Since trying to eat animal free as much as possible, I have been investigating the various alternatives to dairy milk – although… Read More

Crunchy Peanut Butter & Chocolate Power Smoothie | Anisa Sabet | The Macadames-4-2

Crunchy Chocolate & Peanut Butter Power Smoothie {Vegan, Sugar free}

By October 3, 2014 2 comments

When you’re travelling it is hard to stay healthy, especially when you’re a foodie like me. Add to that the ice cream and wine (which I love equally), you have to consciously… Read More

The Atlantis World by A.G. Riddle

Read: The Atlantis World by A.G Riddle + Exclusive Interview

By October 1, 2014 6 comments

My current book pick is: The Atlantis World by A.G. Riddle, the third instalment of The Origin Trilogy. Follow me on Goodreads to see what I’m reading, for more book suggestions and so I can… Read More

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DIY Distressed Denim

By September 29, 2014 4 comments

I spend my life in jeans – Blue jeans, coated jeans, black jeans, boyfriend jeans.  They are such a versatile piece of clothing that you can dress up or down, and if… Read More

The Royale Brothers | Melbourne | The Macadames - 07
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The Royale Brothers {Brighton, Melbourne}

By September 25, 2014 3 comments

A couple of months ago, my friend Daniel told me about an amazing place for burgers that I had to check out.  I loved it, but I wasn’t sure if I was… Read More

Vernazza | Cinque Terre | Italy | The Macadames - 3

Cinque Terre: A Beginners Guide {Italy}

By September 23, 2014 0 comments

So Cinque Terre is nothing short of amazing. If you follow me on Instagram – you would have seen many a pic from my 5 day stay there. Although there is lots… Read More

Scudieri | Florene | Italy | The Macadames - 6
Coffee Guides

Aussie Girl’s Guide to Coffee In {Florence}

By September 21, 2014 2 comments

When embarking on my quest to find the best coffee in Florence, I found there wasn’t a whole lot out there. After hours of research I put together a shortlist of 8… Read More

Brolio Castle | Chianti | Italy | The Macadames - 5

Chianti Classico: A Beginners Guide {Tuscany}

By September 20, 2014 0 comments

It’s been a dream of mine to explore the Chianti region and finally I am here. At this very minute, I’m sitting at a wine bar, mulling over a perfect glass of… Read More

La Prosciutteria | Siena | Italy | The Macadames - 05

La Prosciutteria {Siena, Italy}

By September 18, 2014 2 comments

Sadly I haven’t really had enough time to do very many restaurant posts on my campervan trip. Aside from the fact that we haven’t really been eating at very many glamorous places,… Read More

Best Australian Wine feature | The Macadames
Kitchen Table

Aussie Wines Of The Month {September}

By September 17, 2014 2 comments

This month we have 2 sparklings from the Margaret River and Canberra Regions – what better way to toast to the start of Spring! Don’t forget to hashtag #winewiththemacadames when you try our wine recommendations.… Read More

Fruit Free Coconut Granola | The Macadames - 07

Fruit-Free Coconut Granola

By September 15, 2014 1 comment

I love breakfast.  You might have noticed that already by my endless Instagram brunch shots.  For me, it really is the most important meal of the day.  Weekend brunches are what I… Read More

Best Gelato In Italy | The Macadames

Best Gelato In {Italy}

By September 12, 2014 4 comments

I set myself a grand task. To find the best gelato in Italy. A noble mission I know, but somebody has to do it. No one said life as a Macadame is… Read More

The Pact

Read: The Pact by Jodi Picoult

By September 7, 2014 2 comments

My current book pick is:  The Pact by Jodi Picoult. Follow me on Goodreads to see what i’m reading, more book suggestions and so I can take a sticky beak at what’s on your book… Read More