What to cook when there’s nothing in the fridge – Pasta!
Family / Food / Uncategorized

What to cook when there’s nothing in the fridge – Pasta!

I love pasta. Not because I’m Italian, but because it’s my go-to dinner when there’s nothing in the fridge. In our fridge there’s always a chorizo, and in our pantry is always pasta, canned tomatoes, and chickpeas. Barilla sent me a sample parcel to try, but I already had a box of casarecce – a … Continue reading

Adventure / Australia's Coral Coast / Travel / Uncategorized / Western Australia

Kalbarri

We were very sad to be leaving the super comfortable Novotel in Exmouth.  Alas, it was time to start the journey south, homeward bound, with a two-night stop over at Kalbarri. I was excited to be heading to Kalbarri as I’ve heard so much about it.  The drive there was long.  Really long. From Exmouth … Continue reading

Adventure / Australia's Coral Coast / Travel / Western Australia

Swimming with the world’s biggest fish

Very excited to be swimming with the whale sharks today!  Ocean Eco Adventures collected us from the Novotel and drove us to the boat ramp.  Along with about 14 other passengers and four Japanese film crew, we boarded the boat and headed out to the reef.  Donning full length 2/3mm wet suits, we all had … Continue reading

Adventure / Australia's Coral Coast / Travel / Western Australia

Exmouth, unlucky with weather

Exmouth is a lovely surprise. The loveliest surprise of all is the Novotel Ningaloo in Exmouth. An absolute delight of a hotel – I am in heaven. Beautifully appointed, gorgeous view and location just outside of town. After the basic but adequate accommodation in Coral Bay, it feels wonderful to be in luxury digs. Day … Continue reading