a few of my favourite things {september 2012}



So, we're already onto the last day of September?! Far out. Just a quick one today, the sun is out and the kids are itching to go for a bike ride... have a lovely Sunday people xx

* Love this. I especially loved hearing the kiwi accents 🙂
* Loving discovering the work of Annette Wilson + Luisa Brimble 
* Wreck this journal  or see here if you live in Australia. Such a fantastic book for perfectionist control freaks and kids who are too scared to get things dirty.
* Still on a Chet Faker buzz. Love this song.
* Vegan coconut caramel sauce 
* Excited to hear more.
* I could listen to this song everyday. Actually there was a point in my life where I did exactly that.
* So good live.
* Small Plates + Sweet Treats book trailer. Love.
* Warren Maxwell. Killer voice.
* Growing leeks (Perfect timing for those of you in the Northern Hemisphere). I've never managed to grow mine any fatter than a pencil :-/
* Amen Nana.
* New from Sarah Blasko
* The Vanilla Bean blog
* Super excited about this! Congrats Erin xx
* The Holstee Manifesto: Lifecycle Video
* In The Little Red House

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    September 30, 2012 at 8:49 am

    I love these posts! I'm from Wellington but live in Perth, and these posts always make me feel at home 🙂

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      September 30, 2012 at 12:14 pm

      Ah another kiwi in Perth 🙂 We're everywhere! Haha

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    Suzanne Perazzini
    September 30, 2012 at 11:34 am

    That just passed a pleasant hour going through the links. I agree about Warren Maxwell's voice.

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    vanilla bean blog
    September 30, 2012 at 1:43 pm

    Thank you so much for the shout out! Your blog is one of my favorite things, too. 🙂

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    erin @ yummy supper
    September 30, 2012 at 4:56 pm

    Emma! Thank you so much for your sweet shout out about my book:)

    xxxooo from California,

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      October 1, 2012 at 12:52 am

      It's going to be amazing Erin xx

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    October 1, 2012 at 1:17 am

    Love these favourite things lists….but what is the picture of will we get the recipe later? My babe must want it as I can't stop looking at it and salivating wildly haha!

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      October 1, 2012 at 5:06 am

      It's some piccalilli that I made the other day. Had planned on sharing the recipe, but it's actually not turned out quite as good as I would have hoped :-/ I like the photo though, so had to at least use it for something! Haha

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    Luisa Brimble
    October 1, 2012 at 7:05 am

    oooohhhhhh Emma!!!! thank you so very much for the link. xoxoxoxoxoxox

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      October 1, 2012 at 7:49 am

      You're totally welcome Luisa, love your work xx

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    Colette Just for Foodies
    October 1, 2012 at 7:55 pm

    Picalilli's such a cute word. Love your posts, Emma. So cute!

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    October 3, 2012 at 10:10 pm

    Thanks for sharing this 🙂
    Loved all the links!
    I´ve been quite obsessed with this music (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sFl7aKsZQ3A)..she has an awesome voice!

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    October 7, 2012 at 12:55 am

    Made vegan chocalate sauce with coconut fat idea from vegan caramel sauce.I used good chocalate,brown rice syrup,coconut fat off top of can,melt yum!!It's got a nice mouth feel,give it a shot it's damn good.

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    October 10, 2012 at 1:55 pm

    Is that where my brilliant idea came from?Oh dear you are now in my subconcious Em.It's a scary place there.:}

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      October 11, 2012 at 2:24 am

      haha, I'm sure it's not such a bad place to be love xx

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    Laura Friendly
    October 18, 2012 at 8:20 pm

    Emma, I'm so glad you like the vegan coconut caramel sauce! It's simply divine. 🙂 As always, your posts are lovely.

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