Bean in the woods cafe

Yesterday it was my Hubbys birthday and what better way to celebrate than brunch at a new cafe?!? After our local MP Dee RyallΒ Β recommendedΒ Bean in the woods cafe on her Facebook wall, how could we not try the new kids in town? When we entered the cafe located at the Ringwood square shopping complex, we…

Is Melbourne the Best Place for Doughnuts?

Is Melbourne the Best Place for Doughnuts? Whether they’re from an old-recipe, artisinal, jam-filled, or just plain ol’ dough dipped in sugar, doughnuts are generally delicious. In fact, doughnuts can take on any flavour combination and it tends to work. They are also that popular that now, that they are now sold in the majority…

D is for dumplings

A little while ago I received a flyer in my mailbox for a new dumpling place in Ringwood. Now I normally throw out my junk mail but I have a weakness for dumplings! For 2 months this flyer sat on my desk until one night I decided to visit D is for dumplings. Located just…

Rice Workshop Eastland

Last Thursday night Miss 15 and I needed to stop mid shopping to fuel our bodies for more shopping! Looking through the food court we decided to try Rice workshop. They had many options for a great price and much better for us than KFC! Looking over the menu I was surprised to see delicious…

The Local Burger Co Croydon

I love Scoopon and what I love even more about Scoopon is when I get a really good deal for a really great place, and that is what I got with the Local Burger Co in Croydon. For $12 we got a deal where you get a burger, chips and a drink such as a…

Okami Japanese Wantirna

My Husband and I love Scoopon and could not help but grab the Okami deal when it came out. For $49 for 2 people you got a 2 hour window of all you could eat Japanese food plus Sake, tea or a fizzy drink. Being so cheap we decided to take the whole family! The…

Sushi Izakaya Eastland

The other day my little bear and I went and had sushi from Sushi Izakaya at Eastland shopping centred. Located right near Harris scarfe on level 1 it was easy to find. We had just been to the movies and were hungry for some good sushi.     Like all good sushi places there was…

Jamaica Blue level 1 Eastland

With the new opening of stage 2 of Eastland shopping centre I was hoping for more cafes and that is exactly what I got! I was walking passed this cool new cafe and realized that it was Jamaica Blue! I was so surprised by how how modern and inviting it looked that I just had…

Hudsons coffee Elizabeth Street

The other week I stopped into Hudsons coffee in the CBD. I had a rather dismal breakfast experience and was wanting something quick to eat and drink while I met up with my Husband for morning tea. I ordered my weak latte and a raspberry and white chocolate muffin. We were going to be sitting…

Yoyogi Eastland

Last night was one of those nights that will go down in history as memorable. I was already to go on a date with my Husband to a Japanese restaurant when he called to say that he left the car keys at work! *DOH* By the time we were able to find spare keys it…

Top bun burgers

Hi amazing foodies. As you know by now I loooove trying new places. So you could imagine my anticipation when I saw that a new burger cafe was opening up near where I live!! Today was the day that I would try Top bun burgers in Croydon, located at the Burntbridge shopping centre.    …

Billy Barista Eastland

  Hello wonderful foodies, hope that your week has been fab! I am always excited to review new cafes and even more excited when I am the first one to rave about them! This is the case for the new cafe in Eastland, Billy Barista. Located in between Smiggle and Kmart, Billy Barista shines as…