Danielle Phyland

Danielle Phyland - writer - SHE DEFINED

Danielle Phyland is an avid traveller and loves to explore all corners of the globe.

With a professional career in tourism and business development, she loves experiencing the hospitality of local businesses.

A casual crafter and passionate home cook, Danielle is based in the creative northern suburbs of Melbourne, Australia. 

Articles by Danielle:

How Australians can navigate international travel during the pandemic

Travel tips: How Australians can navigate international travel during the pandemic

With some careful planning and organisation, Aussies can enjoy international travel again. Here are some tips.

Travel guide to Uluru/Ayers Rock, NT

Travel guide to Uluru, NT

A perfect destination for a mini break or a longer exploration, a visit to Uluru has much to offer every type of traveller.

Simple DIY festive food gifts

Simple DIY festive food gifts

A home-made food gift is the perfect option for those looking to give a Christmas gift that is low-waste and sustainable.

Travel guide to Hobart, Tasmania: things to do, attractions, accommodation

Weekend travel guide to Hobart, Tasmania: where to eat, stay and play

Breathtaking scenery, world-class arts and culture, and a thriving foodie scene positions Hobart as a top travel destination in Australia.

Travel guide to Mount Gambier, SA: things to do, where to eat and stay

Travel guide to Mount Gambier, South Australia

A visit to Mount Gambier beautifully blends nature, arts and culture, and is a fantastic destination for an interstate holiday.

Mocha melting moments for Easter

Mocha melting moments

Combining the winning flavours of chocolate and coffee, these mocha melting moments are a satisfyingly sweet treat. Get the recipe here.

Festive jam drops

Delicious jam drops

With a buttery base and a sugary-sweet filling, these jam drops make a delightful treat when you need a sweet bite. Get the recipe here.

Spicy nut mix

Spicy nut mix

Add this nut mix to your next picnic gathering, pop it on a platter for your summer entertaining, or make it a healthy option for a lunchbox snack.

Recipe: Individual key lime cheesecakes

Individual key lime cheesecakes

With the fresh, zingy flavour of lime and the smooth, creamy texture of cream cheese, nothing beats these individual key lime cheesecakes.