Why I live in … Celebrity chef Matt Golinski shares why he loves living on the Sunshine Coast

first_imgPomona is still a beautiful little country town a lot like the one I grew up in.People are friendly and helpful and it has a great sense of community. A small Queenslander cottage in Pomona right near Mt Cooroora!I have no desire whatsoever to move from where I am right now.The only things I’d like is one more bedroom and a bit more land so I could grow more food. Celebrity chef Matt Golinski with a snapper at Main Beach, Noosa. Picture: Mark Cranitch.Matt Golinski is an Australian celebrity chef best known for his regular appearances on the television show Ready Steady Cook.Golinski’s love of food started at an early age. Growing up on a tropical fruit farm on the Sunshine Coast surrounded by fresh produce has influenced his style of cooking throughout his entire career. By the age of 12, he had decided he wanted to be a chef, and 31 years later his passion for the industry he loves only continues to grow by the day.Today, he still lives on the Sunshine Coast and shares his property dreams with The Sunday-Mail. I live in a small Queenslander cottage in Pomona that I’ve spent a lot of time doing up.I love the feel of these types of houses, despite all of their faults they have so much character and almost have a personality of their own.I love being in Pomona because it’s still a little country town with great people and I love Mt Cooroora. I love the kangaroos, kookaburras, king parrots, the cat bird that bangs its head against my pizza oven, the sound of whip birds and frogs.Even the bandicoot that digs holes all through my garden.I like that I can look out any window and see beautiful lush greenery. More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus15 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market15 hours ago What would you change about your home? The old classic: buy the worst house in the best street. What do you love about your home?center_img What is the best thing about your suburb? If money was no option, what would be your fantasy home and where? I’d give it one more bedroom and another quarter of an acre of land so I could have a bigger garden. Where do you live and why? What was the best piece of property advice you were given?last_img read more

IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National Point Standings Through Feb. 12

first_imgIMCA Xtreme Motor Sports Modifieds – 1. Zane DeVilbiss, Farmington, N.M., 265; 2. Hunter Marriott, Brookfield, Mo., 248; 3. Tim Ward, Gilbert, Ariz., 236; 4. Jeffry Sheppard Jr., Golden Val­ley, Ariz., 222; 5. Brian Schultz, Casa Grande, Ariz., 221; 6. John Parmeley, Phoe­nix, Ariz., 185; 7. Lance Mari, El Centro, Calif., 183; 8. Collen Winebarger, Corbett, Ore., 175; 9. Ricky Thornton Jr., Chandler, Ariz., 169; 10. Marlyn Seidler, Underwood, N.D., 162; 11. Ryan McDaniel, Oli­vehurst, Calif., 160; 12. Tyler Mecl, Queen Creek, Ariz., 149; 13. Shawn Strand, Man­dan, N.D., and Spencer Wilson, Minot, N.D., both 148; 15. Paul Stone, Winton, Calif., 144; 16. Garrett Funk, Phoenix, Ariz., and Mike Jergens, Plover, Iowa, both 141; 18. Eric Center, Mesa, Ariz., 134; 19. George Fronsman, Surprise, Ariz., 126; 20. Mark Stewart, Sedona, Ariz., 124.IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars – 1. Manny Baldiviez, Chula Vista, Calif., 118; 2. Joey Essary, Yuma, Ariz., 109; 3. Steven Daffern, Brawley, Calif., 103; 4. Jimmy Davy, Yuma, Ariz., 102; 5. Henry Buijno­rouski, Yuma, Ariz., 97; 6. Jordan White, Yuma, Ariz., 94; 7. Andy Altenburg, Truman, Minn., 79; 8. Jon Courchaine, Pound, Wis., 74; 9. Race Fisher, Dove Creek, Colo., 70; 10. Thomas Daffern, Brawley, Calif., 66; 11. Tony Hill, Cortez, Colo., 62; 12. David P. Jones, Chan­dler, Ariz., 37; 13. Paul Pilgrim, Yuma, Ariz., 34; 14. Travis Dove, El Centro, Calif., 31.IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks – 1. Jason Beshears, Yuma, Ariz., 113; 2. Leonard Jones, Yuma, Ariz., 110; 3. Frank Maisano, Yuma, Ariz., 97; 4. Leonard Manos, Yuma, Ariz., 73; 5. Steve Stone, Yuma, Ariz., 67; 6. Brent Wofford, Yuma, Ariz., 64; 7. Tim Whitehead, Yuma, Ariz., 62; 8. Wayne Rebello, Alpine, Calif., 35.Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods – 1. Fred Ryland, Brentwood, Calif., 119; 2. Chris Toth, Holtville, Calif., 116; 3. Wayne Dot­son, Bakersfield, Calif., 103; 4. Richard Mueller Jr., Jackson, Wyo., and Joshua Cordova, Somerton, Ariz., both 101; 6. Miles Morris, Yuma, Ariz., 99; 7. Corey Clayton, El Centro, Calif., and Kyle Smith, Yuma, Ariz., both 97; 9. Steve Kihle, Williston, N.D., 91; 10. Thomas Harrison, Somerton, Ariz., 87; 11. Cody Daffern, Brawley, Calif., 74; 12. James Dupre, Yuma, Ariz., 73; 13. Megan Ponciano, Oak­ley, Calif., 72; 14. Josh Hensley, Atwater, Ca­lif., 70; 15. Jeremy Hoff, Copperopolis, Calif., and Al Johnson, Antioch, Calif., both 68; 17. Ryan Larimer, Merced, Calif., 62; 18. Matt Mayo, Bakers­field, Calif., 61; 19. Ronald Pegues, Brawley, Calif., 59; 20. Anthony Giuliani, Morgan Hill, Calif., 56.last_img read more

Anastasiya Gorelina’s full health sparks hot streak

first_img Published on September 27, 2017 at 10:34 pm Contact David: [email protected] Facebook Twitter Google+ While her team defeated Dartmouth on Sept. 8 in four sets, Anastasiya Gorelina played in one set and recorded zero kills. Then, her production took off.“I don’t know what changed inside of me, but it was like…” Gorelina said. Then she snapped her fingers. “I needed to be more aggressive.”Since that game, she’s caught fire. In Syracuse’s past seven games, Gorelina has had at least nine kills, including a career-high 20 against Boston College on Sept. 20. In her first eight games of the season, she never had more than four. The junior outside hitter’s contributions have mirrored SU’s recent winning run, too, as the Orange (9-6,1-1 Atlantic Coast) have captured five of its last seven.Gorelina’s recent uptick in productivity is because she is finally healthy, SU head coach Leonid Yelin said. She had problems with her back all throughout childhood and into college, he added, especially her sophomore year. Despite Gorelina’s apparently ailing back, she played in 105 sets last season, tied for the third-most on the team. In all but one game, she played at least three sets. In the first eight games of 2017, Gorelina participated in three sets or more just three times. Now, after a period of rest, she is playing the best volleyball of her career. AdvertisementThis is placeholder text“I love seeing my teammates succeed,” Kendra Lukacs said. “It fuels me as well.”Lukacs, a fellow outside hitter, has had ten or more kills in each of her last six games. She, too, notched a career-high in kills against BC with 18. The sophomore credits her chemistry with Gorelina as to why the two are both having such recent success.“I think we’re different kinds of hitters,” Lukacs said, “so I think it’s fun to feed off what the other can do.” Commentslast_img read more