Dining

Lunch at Touchwood Cafe, Richmond

I've been finding myself ending up in Richmond quite a but lately. I was never really familiar with the area but it is really growing on me! A few weeks back, I found myself in Richmond again and after jumping off the 75 tram from Flinders St Station and spending a bomb at Adairs, I popped… Continue reading Lunch at Touchwood Cafe, Richmond

Dining

Dinner at Lemongrass Thai, Carlton

Back to our favourite Thai restaurant, Lemongrass Thai in Carlton, a few weeks back for yet another incredibly delicious royal feast. Getting things moving with our favourite cocktails, the Lychee Daiquri and the Siamese Princess. Both of these cocktails are so delicious!! This time we also were lucky to try two of their fruit mocktails,… Continue reading Dinner at Lemongrass Thai, Carlton

Dining

Lunch at Drumplings, Melbourne CBD

I have a confession to make. I am absolutely OBSESSED with Dumplings. So obsessed, that people at work ask me if I'll be posting about it each day ha! I believe Drumplings is the coolest idea since sliced bread. In the fast-paced foodie world, where you need creativity to succeed - Drumplings delivers. Located on… Continue reading Lunch at Drumplings, Melbourne CBD

Dining

Breakfast at Turning Point, Ripponlea

Turning Point in Ripponlea has one of the most insta-grammable (not a word, I made it up!) dishes out of all the cafes in Melbourne - the Point of No Return. Of course, I will touch more on this dish further, but I will say it is incredible the amount of creativity that has gone… Continue reading Breakfast at Turning Point, Ripponlea

Dining

Brunch at Collective Espresso, Camberwell

Collective Espresso is fast becoming one of my favourite cafes to visit when I am in the Camberwell area - good food and great coffee have me coming back and time and time again! Next to the Camberwell train station, this makes it an extremely accessible cafe to visit - plenty of street parking too if… Continue reading Brunch at Collective Espresso, Camberwell

Dining

Brunch at the Espresso Room, Northcote

Brunch - noun A late morning meal eaten instead of breakfast and lunch. Thanks Wikipedia ha! Actually brunch is one of my favourite things. It combines a normally long sleep in, with just enough time to excuse an eggs benny as an appropriate dish past noon. Once finished it's generally time for another nap, which… Continue reading Brunch at the Espresso Room, Northcote

Business in Focus

Meet the Makers – Greg from Grampians Olive Co.

Something a little exciting is happening tonight! After just over 3 months getting to know some amazing beauty Makers, tonight we are doing something a little different. I've always wanted to celebrate all Makers, even Chefs, Restaurant Owners etc. It's just I thought beauty was a great place to start. In saying that, tonight, we… Continue reading Meet the Makers – Greg from Grampians Olive Co.

Dining, Dining Reviews

Breakfast at Mr Peebles, Ivanhoe

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

Dining, Food Reviews

Breakfast at No.19 Society, Ascot Vale

No.19 Society in Ascot Vale has been doing the rounds lately with the Melbourne Foodies, and for good reason. Decked out with a stylish interior, fab coffee and instagram-worthy food shots, its one not to miss No.19 Society is brought to you by the people behind Pinkie (my absolute fave) in Ivanhoe and St Rose… Continue reading Breakfast at No.19 Society, Ascot Vale

Hotel Reviews

Hotel Review – Metropol at Crown

I tend to take the whole month of June to celebrate my birthday, and this year is no exception. After the shock of being forced to take out private health insurance to avoid the levy (turning 31 sucks!), I decided we needed to treat ourselves. Flicking through the Crown Resorts page, I found a pretty good deal… Continue reading Hotel Review – Metropol at Crown