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  • 2 References 1 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Spanish
  • 45, Female
  • Member since 2012
  • I have a great passion for food! I am a Chef plus I have ...
  • The school of life
  • From Melbourne Australia is my home town but I was born in Adelaide
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About Me


Taking a breather from intense work and business to live life and meet people


Most People would mention that I'm easy going, friendly and a great cook. Friends who have settled down think I'm free spirit and an adventurer but to me that just normal


Dont know if its a philosophy but people would describe my approach to success and happiness as unorthodox. I don't follow anything blindly and usually end up doing things creatively in my own style. I search for truth in everything. It's a big question

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I'm a new couchsurfer/ host. I like what I have discovered (read and seen online). keen to get going and share what I can within this community


See above


I've spent past few years working to help people develop menus in restaurants and teaching people to cook. I'm currently winding up at a restaurant in Melbourne specializing in traditional Mexican cuisine. It's so very different to tex mex! have played the drums in rock bands most of my life. I am qualified to teach yoga but been too busy the past 5 years. I like adventure, doing new things, learning about different cultures. I like to share my skill of cooking by cooking for friends. The gift of fine food or a meal is the best gift I can give.

  • festivals
  • dining
  • cooking
  • yoga
  • socializing
  • music
  • live music
  • drums
  • outdoor activities
  • adventure races
  • business

Music, Movies, and Books

Kill bill (1 and 2) Documentarys like pumping iron and Paris is burning, or even Louie Theroux. series like The Mighty Boosh, Brit comedy. Six feet under.

Music: love punk, rock. Ramones, Sonic youth, Melvins. Like some 80's 90's roisin Murphy, Neil young, pj Harvey, many indie Australian bands, the yeah yeah yeahs, LOVE ALL MUSIC classical, jazz, blues, hip hop, rap and even some country

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I met the Dalai Lama when I cooked for him in Melbourne. I cant think of any other occasion that comes close to topping that. Playing live music at summer outdoor festivals in Australia was very exciting

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach Cooking, yoga, rock drumming. I am trying to learn Spanish before I cook in Mexico. Like to share stories and laughter

Countries I’ve Visited

France, Italy, Japan, Laos, Netherlands

Countries I’ve Lived In

Australia, Greece, United Kingdom

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