Day 202: Humanitarian Day

January 15 is one of three emancipation days of respect which honours the memory of Martin Luther King, Jr. So today rather than dress as Martin Luther King, I wouldn’t do it justice, I’ve decided to dress up as another great celebrity humanitarian – Princess Diana. I have chosen to dress as Diana in what was…

Day 94: Madeline Kahn

September 29 is Madeline Kahn’s birthday. So today I have chosen to dress up as her character Miss White from my favourite movie Clue. And yes, it is based on the board game Cludeo, which sounds like it would be terrible, but it’s hilarious and I’ll love it forever.   Photo credit: Billy Rubin   Black Dress: ASOS…

Day 41: Julie and Julia

In 2009 the film Julie and Julia was released. It chronicles the life of chef Julia Child in the early years of her culinary career with the life of young New Yorker Julie Powell, who aspires to cook all 524 recipes in Child’s cookbook in 365 days. A challenge she described on her popular blog that…

Day 5: Stepford Wife

Today I am lucky enough to be a contestant on Ready Steady Cook. Ready Steady Cook is an Australian cooking competition show that pits two teams against each other, Team Capsicum and Tomato – consisting each of a professional chef and an audience member. Both teams aim to create the best entrée, meal and dessert…