Melbourne, Restaurant Reviews

Raw Trader

If you guys didn’t know, I have a massive sweet tooth. For as long as I can remember, I’ve always had a very special relationship when it comes to desserts – especially chocolate. I decided to check out Raw Trader in Melbourne’s CBD in celebration of World Chocolate Day. I have wanted to check this […]

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Melbourne, Restaurant Reviews

Green Press

Okay….so I’ve been a Melbourne resident for just under two weeks now, and I’m loving the hidden gems tucked away in the city. Green Press has been on my wishlist since I started following their social media escapades when I was living in Adelaide. I actually have no idea why? I mean, why do this […]

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Melbourne

Nutrition Bar

Breakfast oh glorious breakfast, how I adore you. Nothing’s better than the elated feeling of fuelling your body for the day ahead. #loveit On a recent weekend in Melbourne, I was desperate keen to get my “acai bowl” fix – enter Nutrition Bar in Richmond. If you’re into clean eating – Melbournites, you need to […]

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Sydney

Interview with Adriano Zumbo – 2014 Cake, Bake & Sweets Show – Sydney.

Adriano Zumbo is one Australia’s most admired patissiers. Nicknamed the “Patissier of Pain” from the Masterchef series, his eccentric and inventive dessert creations turned Adriano into a baking superstar. I had a chance to chat with Adriano at Sydney’s Cake, Bake & Sweets Show about his work and get some great behind-the-scenes stories. Why do […]

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Restaurant Reviews

GIVEAWAY – Cake Bake & Sweets Show.

Yay! Sweet tooth’s, do I have a treat for you! Thanks to the CAKE BAKE & SWEETS SHOW, The Smiling Foodie is giving away one double pass to Sydney’s annual Cake Bake & Sweets Show for one super lucky reader! Have a sweet tooth and like all things delicious? The Cake, Bake and Sweets Show […]

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Melbourne

Chez Dre

Continuing from my last post of Three Bags Full on my whirlwind weekend away in Melbourne, brunch on day two found Kat and I visiting Chez Dre, in Melbourne’s south. Hidden from the bustling Coventry Street, the the cafe’s interior is deceptively spacious. With a booming open kitchen, featuring plenty of indoor and outdoor tables, the […]

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