Mother’s Day

Readers were asked to submit 100 words explaining why their mum is the best mum. Here are a few of the responses. A mother is a true blessing! Seven days a week my mum is always on the go, working two jobs and studying. She also comes home and takes care of us along with…

Q&A with Rose Adam of MasterChef

  Rose Adam was a contestant on Australia’s cooking show, MasterChef 2015. She successfully made it into the top 24, and much recently into the top 10. Sahar Mourad caught up with Rose to understand her experiences and the competition on a more personal level. Sahar: What inspired you to start cooking?  Rose: It was all the…

One Night Stand: Middle Eastern Delights in Hurstville

Yesterday (Saturday night), Hurstville City Council hosted a Lebanese and Middle Eastern night market. People from different ethnic groups and communities from all over Sydney joined in the festivities. The event saw various foods from different Middle Eastern countries on display and to entertain the crowds there was live entertainment, fashion stalls, games and children’s…

Did someone say free pancakes?

When you hear something is ‘free’, it is kind of unbelievable. But when it comes to ‘free food’ it is a whole lot more believable especially when it’s pancakes. From 1am Wednesday 1 July to 1am Thursday 2 July, the famous dessert bar Bay Vista, held their second annual ‘Free Pancake Day’. This is not…