Thursday, September 02, 2010

Arabella Forge and Frugavore: eating well and understanding where your food comes from

Trad Padders, I want to draw attention to a new book which will hit the bookshops next month.  You might like to put in your request to your local Public Library to purchase the book hot from the press.  Publication details are:

Pub date: September 2010
RRP: $29.95
ISBN: 9781863954891
Imprint: Black Inc.
Format: PB
Size: 180 x 180mm
Extent: 240pp

In this book Arabella Forge covers all the territory of good, sensible, affordable and ethical food and eating.  She is well qualified.  Arabella  is a Melbourne-based nutritionist. She teaches regular cooking classes at CERES Environmental Park and Organic Wholefoods, focusing on traditional techniques. She has featured as a speaker at Slow Food forums and speaks frequently on radio about issues relating to food and health.

Mark your diaries, Trad Padders, because Arabella will be in conversation with Catherine Deveny at Readings Hawthorne bookshop on Thursday 16 September at 6.30pm.  The event is free but Readings do like you to book so please RSVP by email: or phone: (03) 9819 1917.

Monday, August 30, 2010

I won't be there on Sunday...too up market for moi...but perhaps you can go and report back? Wotcha think?....
Want to go UP market? SUN 5 SEPT @ Melb’s GPO
Picture this. 
You're at a LUXURY SHOPPING EVENT and while you're grabbing a designer bargain from Melbourne's QUEENS OF DESIGNER FASHION CHIC-O-NOMICS, you're sipping on a glass of bubbles, nibbling on canapés and being treated to a make-up consultation AND a personal styling session! Oh, and all the while, you're juggling a gift bag BRIMMING WITH GOODIES!

Sound awesome? That's cause it is and it's THIS SUNDAY, 5 SEPT from 2.30pm - 5.30pm @ Alto Event Space at Melbourne's GPO. But numbers are limited!

As part of Melbourne Spring Fashion week, Miss Money Penny is offering you the chance to shop from 40 glam stalls for items that are Brand New with Tags, Just Slipped On, or Vintage Designer fashion - for a fraction of the retail price!!!

Tickets are just $50 and 10% less if you enter 'SB01' when you book. To secure your ticket to this exclusive event, book online TODAY!