4 Simple Pasta Ideas and NYC Report

Katie’s Pasta Tritato with Fettucini ~ Recipe here Spaghetti with Tomato, Bacon, Caper and Mint ~ Recipe here Fresh Pasta Beef Lasagne with Chargrilled Zucchini and Pancetta  ~ Recipe here Slow Roasted Lamb Pappardelle with Garden Peas and Mint ~ Recipe here All above photos © Katie Quinn Davies 2013 Ok, let’s face it, it’s been a LONG time [...]

WKA Ireland & USA Vacation 2011 :)

Three of my all time favourite Dublin pubs: Keoghs on South Anne Street; O’Donoghues on Merrion Row; and McDaids on Harry Street. My very good friend; Colm ‘Mr Irish BBQ King’ Halloran cooking us (and about 40+ other Irish friends) a wonderful Welcome Home BBQ, the day after we arrived. This shop used to be [...]

A long, lazy weekend in Orange, NSW…

Authentic features have been lovingly retained in the main shearing shed building, including the original shearing station equipment and floor staining which would have occurred from the continuous contact of oil in the sheep’s wool with the original floorboards. Also marks on the floor from the sheep’s hooves are still evident… A few inquisitive residents… [...]

2 Days in the Blue Mountains

Design*Sponge In the Kitchen With… A Chocolate Guinness Cake which was adapted from a few different online recipes including Nigella Lawson’s version. All Images © Katie Quinn Davies The last few days have been jam packed with fun times; good laughs; an ‘In the Kitchen With’ feature on Design*Sponge *woohoo*; a ridiculous amount of rain and [...]

A Long Weekend in Melbourne

Some photos and lunch from newly opened; DOC Mornington Grafitti art in renowned; Hosier lane Architecture at Federation Square and Monday lunch at Movida More grafitti in Hosier lane All Images (with the exception of the last) © Katie Quinn Davies. Last images above on right © Tim Burton @ ACMI All Images © Tim [...]