I ventured to Hawthorn for a delicious lunch at Aunty Franklee 2 weekends ago. I've mentioned it a few times, it's pretty cold here in Melbourne this winter, so I was keen to go and have some delicious food to warm me up. I should mention there are two Aunty Franklee locations, Melbourne CBD and… Continue reading Lunch at Aunty Franklee
On this cold Melbourne morning, I popped into Mr Peebles in Ivanhoe. I was greeted by a happy waiter and the owner, Scott Curatolo. It was a lovely, warm welcome and immediately felt at home. While the cafe is small, there is still plenty of room with the seating placed to maximise space. Mr Peebles… Continue reading Breakfast at Mr Peebles, Ivanhoe
Two weeks ago an exciting new restaurant opened 4 minutes from our house, called Bankvale Run - part of Marnong Estate. Set on the most exquisite grounds, with a surrounding vineyard, Angus Cattle (my absolute favourite) and stunning architecture. It is located 15 minutes from Melbourne airport and only 35 minutes from Melbourne CBD. I… Continue reading Lunch at Bankvale Run, Marnong Estate
Getting to Palm Beach is super easy from the Central Coast, Ettalong to be exact, as there is a ferry that runs there and back on a regular basis. My lunch date was my Mum, I was up visiting her for the Easter Weekend. She had visited Palm Beach and dined at Barrenjoy House in… Continue reading Lunch at Barrenjoey House
Smoothie Sunday was easy as pie today. I only needed 3 ingredients, and with summer berries coming into season it was cheap as chips! I love smoothies, sometimes I worry about the sugar intake so I look for ways to reduce this. Today was also my first day using the Beauty Chef, Glow Inner Beauty… Continue reading Smoothie Sunday!