Nicola Schultz “Ubiquity Dream”

Moroccan roasted kumara & chickpea soup

Moroccan roasted kumara & chickpea soup

Moroccan roasted kumara & chickpea soup   750g kumara (orange sweet potato), peeled and chopped into 4-5cm pieces 2 red onions, roughly chopped 3 garlic cloves, finely chopped 2 tbs olive oil 1tsp ground cumin 1tsp ground coriander 400g can diced tomatoes 6 cups vegetable stock 400g can chickpeas, drained and rinsed 1/2 cup coriander leaves, chopped + extra leaves to serve Salt and ground black pepper Greek style natural yoghurt, to serve   Preheat oven to 200 degrees celsius/180 degrees celsius fan-forced. Line a large roasting pan with baking paper. Place kumara, onions and garlic in pan. In a small bowl, combine oil, cumin and ground coriander. Drizzle mixture over vegetables and toss to coat in oil mixture. Roast, toasting once, for 30-35 minutes...

A Bit Part and Old Friends

A Bit Part and Old Friends

In 1992, I had a bit part in The Lemonheads video clip, Rockin’ Stroll (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mYJtaZbGIl0) when I was fortunate enough to be working at the Half-a-Cow Books, Comix & Records store on Glebe Point Road with Nic Dalton.  I recall cups of tea in the one cup teapot and bread rolls with cream cheese, cheese and tomato, gee they were good! At this stage Nic was playing bass for The Lemonheads, and the previous bass player, Jesse Peretz (Our Idiot Brother release fame, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JWA5oaIbrpE) was making the video clip.  He was filming on Glebe Point Road and popped in to the Half-a-Cow store, and asked if I would like to be in it, ‘OK!’ It was a fun time to hang out at the store. The main characters, other than...