Author: Kate

How to sew a top in a week

Is it possible to sew a top in a week? My question is not whether it’s possible for a human to do this.  Obviously, it is. I mean a decent …

Embracing vulnerability

Or if Damian Hardwick can share his vulnerabilities with Dustin Martin, so can I. (Well not with Dustin as I don’t know him and that would be weird; but with …

Am I drunk?

Our ‘newspapers’ are awash with images of seemingly everyday folks (well if you deem rugby players or reality TV ‘stars’ normal) getting drunk and disorderly. Luckily for me, I was …

North and Eight Essendon

Essendon is hardly the breakfast capital of Melbourne. Until a couple of years ago, the best you could do was a McValue meal or an International Roast coffee as you …

Burger fatigue

Burger joints are the 2015 version of the self serve yoghurt shop. My only hope is that they soon follow suit. I have officially been diagnosed with burger fatigue. Sure …

The Bachelor NZ

Watching The Bachelor NZ as an Australian, is a little unnerving but ultimately highly entertaining. The formula is the same (obviously) and one must suspend any disbelief that there are …

The three tap tea bag hack.

‘Don’t be silly Kate, I know how to use a tea bag you drongo. I’ve been drinking tea at home for some time quite successfully, thanks but no thanks.’ Oh …