Trips away definitely no longer revolve around food these days. Rather, it is all about keeping the children busy and occupied, and then squeezing in the best possible lunch in the most appealing family-friendly cafe that we can find! Yesterday’s Taiwanese Bao, found in a little cafe in Sandringham, did not disappoint. Paul was pleased … Continue reading
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Fantastic coffee in Camberwell
Luckily for us, our holidays have coincided with the time we need to spend in Melbourne while we await the arrival of our newborn. While being heavily pregnant does put limits on what I can do, Paul and I have still managed to do some culinary exploring around the area in which we are staying. … Continue reading
Hello food. It is so nice to enjoy you again!
Tomorrow I will be 26 weeks into my first pregnancy, the reason behind the grinding halt of my blog! As one of the ‘lucky ones’ who has managed to leave the first trimester morning sickness well behind me, I am now enjoying food almost as much as my pre-pregnancy days… so long as there is … Continue reading
Fun in the water
Yet another hot, dry day today called for a trip to the lake for puppy to practise her swimming. Sage had a lovely time fetching her ball in the water and playing with more new-found pals. Today she had great delight in stealing sticks from a gentle old labrador and frolicking about with a cheeky … Continue reading
Papa Goose – a fabulous new find
Last night we headed into the city for a casual dinner and movie. We decided to try another new restaurant and as it turns out, we now have another restaurant to add to our list of favourites. Papa Goose is located in Flinders Lane and the interior has a bit of an industrial vibe. A … Continue reading
This year my birthday dinner was had at Ezard . I had high expectations for this two-hatted restaurant and they were all met. The service was exceptional, beginning when the wait staff notice you arrive down the stairs and open the door to welcome you into the warmly lit underground interior. From that point on, … Continue reading
Gossip girl with a guava cocktail
I shamelessly admit that I am quite the fan of Gossip Girl. It is nice to chill out with a bit of trash TV every so often and rest the brain. I am about to watch the final episode of Gossip Girl now while sipping on a new cocktail, courtesy of husband. This nameless cocktail … Continue reading
It’s beginning to feel a bit like Christmas!
Two days into my summer break and I am most definitely into Christmas holiday mode. In fact, holiday mode began on the last day of the school term when I was spoiled with thoughtful gifts by some of my closest colleagues. I am very excited about the Donna Hay cookbook – light and easy recipes … Continue reading