Monthly Archives: May 2012

indocafe laksa


A strong contender for best laksa in Canberra, this little hole in the wall dishes up an amazing array of authentic Indonesian classics to the lunchtime hoards.

A well stocked fridge with all variants of coke and a classic collection of other soft drinks (passiona ftw!).


Outside under the trees or back at my desk.


This place always has a line but it moves fast.


$10 laksa or $10 lunch box (curry and rice, can of soft drink and an entree), entrees (samosa, spring roll, corn fritter) are $1.


Working my way through the menu, heck I might even become a regular.


Ground Floor Waldorf Apartments London Circuit Canberra


M-F lunch only, dinner by appointment, delivery available


MAC Reel Sexy – Watch Me Simmer Lipstick


Originally out with MAC Shop MAC Cook, Watch Me Simmer is back for Reel Sexy.  It’s such an awesome wearable coral and the amplified finish is lovely on the lips.  I blot this one down for work, and it becomes really neon with flamingo over the top.  More after the jump

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MAC Reel Sexy – Heroine Lipstick


Heroine from Reel Sexy.  It’s a matte violet purple.  For me I think it’ll work well as a stain under other lipsticks like Dish It Up.   I heard there’s a new matte formula, and this is much easier to apply than my other matte (more of a lustre girl myself).  More swatches after the jump

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MAC Vera – Lord it up


Dang this is smmoootthhh.  Best pencil eyeliner ever. It just glides like its namesake, no tugging!  Lord it Up is a great brown that tends a little warm in the pearly-shimmer.  I will get all of the pearlglides when I’m in the USA (not long now!)  Swatches after the jump!

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MAC Lipstick – Russian Red


Consider this post #1 of swatchapolooza, for my own reference and your viewing pleasure over the next few weeks I’ll be swatching my collection.

First up is Russian Red – this was my first MAC lipstick

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Best. Ice Cream. Ever.


You need this ice cream – Serendipity Peanut Butter Disaster

Peanut butter icecream (with nuts), chocolate ripple and praline

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