Hipster lunch in Lismore: Chimchiminee sweet corn fritters with hot smoked salmon, avocado, house chimichurri verde and a free range poached egg. I took a chance on what “chimichurri” might be and landed a delicious meal. Service was excellent
Ocean swim and then lunch at Yum Yum Tree Café: South Golden Smoked Ocean Trout: herby crushed potato cake, local smoked ocean trout, Bangalow free range fried eggs, house made pesto; handsome coffee and a chat to Holden about Moroccan
“Scratch” is the creation of Greg and Angie Wilton: he is the chef, she is the business powerhouse. Greg describes it as: “a bit of a dream really; it was something I always wanted to do: open my own bakery - patisserie; either that or buy an old one and do it up”.
Cartoon by Gabriel Robinson at Ebag Pictures
We have sacked the journos but we still need PR professionals and with traditional advertising following traditional media down the drain, we need more and more of them because the media (orthodox and social alike) remains the key stepping stone to achieving fame and getting through that funnel is still key and still bloody hard whether the gate-keeper is democratic and techy or old-fashioned and beholden to a media mogul.
Kalpona Akter was recently arrested in New Jersey and detained for a couple of hours. She was accused of trespassing while attempting to deliver a letter to the CEO of US retailer The Children’s Place.