Jess Takes Oz

What started with a one way ticket to Australia has turned into life as an expat. I am a Seattle native exploring the laneways & curiosities of Melbourne.
Purple Veggie Pho! Yum! 😍💜 the purple carrots turn the broth and noodles a slight purple color 😏😜 #madewithlove #greenpresssoup #lovegreenpress #pho #vegan #vegetarian #veggiesfordays #soup #winteriscoming 💜😍✌️

Purple Veggie Pho! Yum! 😍💜 the purple carrots turn the broth and noodles a slight purple color 😏😜 #madewithlove #greenpresssoup #lovegreenpress #pho #vegan #vegetarian #veggiesfordays #soup #winteriscoming 💜😍✌️

Yeee new plugs finally arrived from @fashion_plugs 😍 I love them so much! Thanks Erin 👌🙌✌️ #plugs #gauges #girlswithplugs #bodymod #awesome #inlove #glitterplugs

Yeee new plugs finally arrived from @fashion_plugs 😍 I love them so much! Thanks Erin 👌🙌✌️ #plugs #gauges #girlswithplugs #bodymod #awesome #inlove #glitterplugs

Happy lunch 😍✌️ yummy homemade quinoa sushi with grapefruit! #sogood #homemade #cleaneating #healthy #yummo #delicious #sushi #homemadesushi #getinmybelly

Happy lunch 😍✌️ yummy homemade quinoa sushi with grapefruit! #sogood #homemade #cleaneating #healthy #yummo #delicious #sushi #homemadesushi #getinmybelly

Quinoa sushi! Delicious recipe adapted from @yummololaberry 😍💜 glad I made extra for lunch tomorrow! #homemade #yummo #sushi #healthy #lolaberry

Quinoa sushi! Delicious recipe adapted from @yummololaberry 😍💜 glad I made extra for lunch tomorrow! #homemade #yummo #sushi #healthy #lolaberry

Raw vegan pad Thai with marinated mushrooms! 😍🙏 #yumtime #yummo #raw #vegan #rawsome #rawvegan #rawfood #mushies #neverstoptasting @visa_au

Raw vegan pad Thai with marinated mushrooms! 😍🙏 #yumtime #yummo #raw #vegan #rawsome #rawvegan #rawfood #mushies #neverstoptasting @visa_au

Raw chocolate raspberry ‘cheesecake’ .. Oh man, saved the best for last! Recipe thanks to #IQS! This was devoured in 2.5 seconds! #raw #vegan #rawtreat #rawcake #rawsome #rawcheesecake #delicious #yummo #yumtime

Raw chocolate raspberry ‘cheesecake’ .. Oh man, saved the best for last! Recipe thanks to #IQS! This was devoured in 2.5 seconds! #raw #vegan #rawtreat #rawcake #rawsome #rawcheesecake #delicious #yummo #yumtime

Course number 2! Peppercorn seared yellowfin tuna & mom’s fishrub seared salmon with avo & pine nuts! #boom #simple #healthy #delicious #homemade

Course number 2! Peppercorn seared yellowfin tuna & mom’s fishrub seared salmon with avo & pine nuts! #boom #simple #healthy #delicious #homemade

Went all out tonight! 3 course homemade dinner with Ben! 1st course, veggie & avocado rice paper rolls! #yumtime #vegan #delicious #homemade #healthy #yummo

Went all out tonight! 3 course homemade dinner with Ben! 1st course, veggie & avocado rice paper rolls! #yumtime #vegan #delicious #homemade #healthy #yummo

Graffiti eggplants? So cool! 🍆🍆🍆 #art #eggplantart #awesome #funnyveggies @southmelbournemarket #southmelbournemarket #melbourne #eggplants

Graffiti eggplants? So cool! 🍆🍆🍆 #art #eggplantart #awesome #funnyveggies @southmelbournemarket #southmelbournemarket #melbourne #eggplants

The weather might be dreary but the markets are still beautiful :D just bought 3 tubs of cherry tomatoes for $3. Huge smiles!  😍💜🙌 @southmelbournemarket #southmelbournemarket #flowers #local #fresh #melbourne #markey #southmelbourne #raining

The weather might be dreary but the markets are still beautiful :D just bought 3 tubs of cherry tomatoes for $3. Huge smiles! 😍💜🙌 @southmelbournemarket #southmelbournemarket #flowers #local #fresh #melbourne #markey #southmelbourne #raining

Homemade cilantro (coriander) + garlic hummus! SOO good! #raw #vegan #rawvegan #rawsome #hummus #simple #delicious recipe thanks to @thesimpleveganista

Homemade cilantro (coriander) + garlic hummus! SOO good! #raw #vegan #rawvegan #rawsome #hummus #simple #delicious recipe thanks to @thesimpleveganista

Raw tacos! Yummo!! ‘Meat’ is made with walnuts and sundried tomatoes, homemade salsa and guac and all topped with Cashew ‘sour cream’! I devoured these so fast! #raw #vegan #rawvegan #rawsome #rawtacos #yummo #delicious #healthy #cleaneating #healthyeating #melbourne

Raw tacos! Yummo!! ‘Meat’ is made with walnuts and sundried tomatoes, homemade salsa and guac and all topped with Cashew ‘sour cream’! I devoured these so fast! #raw #vegan #rawvegan #rawsome #rawtacos #yummo #delicious #healthy #cleaneating #healthyeating #melbourne

Disclosure last night at the Forum!! What an amazing show! #disclosure #melbourne #tunes #motez #music #amazing #forum #theforum

Disclosure last night at the Forum!! What an amazing show! #disclosure #melbourne #tunes #motez #music #amazing #forum #theforum

Best breakfast! Chia seed pudding with almond milk, agave, bananas and blueberries! Yum!! #raw #vegan #rawvegan #bestbreakfast #brekky #delicious #devoured

Best breakfast! Chia seed pudding with almond milk, agave, bananas and blueberries! Yum!! #raw #vegan #rawvegan #bestbreakfast #brekky #delicious #devoured

Moved into our new office today at @twenty4_digital! So excited for the new digs! #melbourne #agency #newplace #team #exposedbrick

Moved into our new office today at @twenty4_digital! So excited for the new digs! #melbourne #agency #newplace #team #exposedbrick