Celebrating The Second Anniversary Of Federation Italian Chefs In Sydney

The Second Annual Federation Italian Chefs Event in Sydney.
If you have read 'Italy on A Spoon' - our coverage of last year's Sydney Italian Festival and World Week of Italian Cuisine double celebration; you'd know that the Italians know how to put on fantastic parties.After spending an unforgettable six and a half weeks in Northern Italy, Kent and I are all about everything Italian lately....

Discovering Palazzo Albricci Peregrini

Discovering Palazzo Albricci Peregrini.
Who doesn't have a renovation dream? I know I have. Since I was a teenager, I dreamt of re-establishing a historical villa somewhere in rural Italy. Then this dream was fuelled by movies such as Under the Tuscan Sun.., although until today I am still very far away from realising my restoration fantasy; however, it's an honour to meet...

Almost A Blonde Milanese

White Caviar Life Milan fashion story on location at Piazza del Duomo.
Via Montenapoleone, Piazza della Scala; Duomo di Milano and of course, the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II - we saw all these fabulous locations on our day of arrival thanks to our centrally located hotel. Having checked out these iconic spots, the following two mornings, Kent and I set our alarm clock for before dawn; we repeated our route all the...

Milan Fashion Week OFS/SS19 Highlights

Milan Fashion Week OFS/SS19
Hello dear readers, after a 48-day journey to Italy, Kent and I are now back in Sydney; even though it's my third Italian visit, I was still overwhelmed by the beauty of this incredible country. Pin it! Our recent journey focused on Northern Italy, beginning in Milan. We then travelled to Cinque Terre for an extended stay; followed by five days...

Havana Themed Spring Soirée At Watershed Hotel Darling Harbour

Havana themed Spring Soirée at the Watershed Hotel Darling Harbour.
Spring - in the Southern Hemisphere - is only days away; I want to take you to revisit this fabulous spring event. Well it was where Kent's Street Fashion Sydney and my vivalaViv were invited to the Watershed Hotel Darling Harbour for its new menu launch and celebrating the arrival of spring... It was a day, a night of spring...