Leisha Jones

Leisha Jones is a food writer and casual cook who’ll find any excuse to throw a party.

Beverage
Dec 14, 2018

Don't bottle it: Drinks tips for summer parties

Whatever you do, don't leave people to their own devices. (But do ask them to bring ice.)

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Food
Dec 1, 2018

Slow cook your way to party perfection

Forget the barbie – with these slow-cooker ideas, all the work's done ahead of time, leaving you to swan around and mingle.

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Food
Nov 16, 2018

Easy entertaining: how to fake it like you made it

Instead of spending all night in the kitchen, keep it simple and use the time you gain to dazzle your guests with that sparkling wit of yours.

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Food
Nov 9, 2018

How to prep for a summer barbie like a pro

We know the story: the evening air was balmy and you'd had a beer or two. A rush of blood to the head made you invite far too many people …

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Food
Sep 16, 2018

Movers and bakers: Fort Greene and the mission to create the perfect sandwich

As they prepared to move to a bigger space, Auckland artisan bakers Fort Greene paused to reflect on the glorious potential held within two pieces of bread.

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