2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 22,000 times in 2015. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 8 sold-out performances for that many…

Best Ice cream shops in Oz

Thanks to Buzzfeed OZΒ We have an incredible list of some of the best Ice cream shops in Australia.. What is your favourite place? Is it listed here or do you have another gem to share? I love Lavezzi gelateria in Ringwood VIC.. Esp their nutella peanut butter gelati!! *All photo’s courtesy of Buzzfeed Oz*  …

Baguette melbourne

Yesterday I wanted a quick stop before catching the tram as I had not had my caffeine fix yet. I know that there are many amazing coffee places in Melbourne but it was a little baguette shop at Flinders st station that caught my eye. There was quite a few people waiting for coffee and…

Tobys Estate CBD

Today when I was in the city I decided to pop into Tobys Estate. I had tried their coffee beans before from another cafe and they tasted great so I was just a little bit excited. Nestled down a side street and with a small sign it was a little difficult to find but in…

Pacos Tacos Eastland

Yesterday I finally got around to going to Pacos Tacos for lunch. I have been wanting to go for so long but for some reason kept on missing the opportunity. Β It was also such a beautiful sunny afternoon that I could not go passed having some Mexican! Looking over the menu I decided to have…

Jamaica Blue Eastland

About 2 months agoΒ I went to Jamaica Blue in Eastland because I was pressed for time. I was looking forward to a nice coffee and cheesecake. I love love cheesecake! I was surprised to see that it had been renovated and that the entire back wall was featured for Jamaica Blue. It gave the cafe…

8Bit Melbourne CBD

Anyone who is anyone has known for a while that 8bit was opening yesterday (Friday) Fans of their Footscray had been chattering over social media and it was indeed a well anticipated day. As usual with the grand opening of places, 8bit had people lining up outside the door. The buzz was electric as everyone…

Patricia Coffee

Normally I don’t like to look too far for a good cup of coffee but after a friends suggestion and awesome reviews I thought that I would try Patricias coffee in the CBD. Feeling adventurous I decided to walk from the mall all the way up to Patricia coffee which was basically up the high…

Ramen and dumpling house

  The other night my husband and I went to Ramen and dumpling house in Carnegie. I had purchased a 2 for $29 voucher from Scoopon and was excited to try some dumplings!   When we arrived we parked out the back and noticed piles and piles of rubbish at the back of the restaurant….

Aunt Billies Cafe

  Today hubby had a late meeting so we decided to pop into Aunt Billies for breakfast. I watched their transformation on Facebook from Jam for Joe to Aunt Billies and had wanted to visit for a while. After reading Miss Sage Sugar’sΒ review I knew that this was the place for us to have our…

Lavezzi Gelateria Eastland

This morning I thought that I would pop into Lavezzi for breakfast. I know it sounds weird, gelati for breakfast! Well never fear I had a couple of the amazing pastries that they sell and a yummy coffee! I have been here a couple of times for their gelati which is so yummy and creamy!…