Happee Monkee

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Archive for May, 2009

Melbourne Laneways

By • May 30th, 2009 • Category: Travels

Melbourne laneways are one of the most interesting, bizarre, exciting places to discover. You have to really hunt for these jewels – but like all things that are worth the trouble, they seldom disappoint. There are tours around the CBD for tourists and non-tourist alike (because we don’t always know what’s in our own backyard). […]



Summer Fruit Tart

By • May 11th, 2009 • Category: Baking Projects

I used the last of the stone fruits mom bought (this is two months ago now) in a late summer fruit tart. This is basically a throw-whatever-you-want-to-get-rid-of-in-your-fridge-tart. Just make sure its civil and edible. When my mom came to visit, the only place she thoroughly enjoyed herself was at the Queen Victoria Markets. She was […]



Itsy Bitsy Chocolate Meringues

By • May 11th, 2009 • Category: Baking Projects

I know, I know it’s a bit late for an Easter post, but like they say, better late than never eh? During the long Easter weekend, G’s aunt Helen came up to Melbourne to paint. Most people paint scenery, flowers or a portrait but Helen, dear Aunty Helen loves painting houses. For some time she […]



Wedding Ideas

By • May 9th, 2009 • Category: Other Stuff

I’ve been researching on engagement photos for G and I. And I came upon two fabulous photographers Jose Villa and Max Wanger. Both equally as talented and own photography skills I absolutely adore. G and I are all for pictures that will capture us the way we are: cheeky, cute, playful, happily in love and […]