Monthly Archives: May 2012

indocafe laksa

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food
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.

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

ambience

Outside under the trees or back at my desk.

service

This place always has a line but it moves fast.

price

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

overall

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

where

Ground Floor Waldorf Apartments London Circuit Canberra

when

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


MAC Reel Sexy – Watch Me Simmer Lipstick

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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

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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

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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

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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.

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You need this ice cream – Serendipity Peanut Butter Disaster

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

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