Tag: places to eat in Sydney

The Newport…

We spent yesterday with one of Grant’s aunts from Scotland. We hadn’t seen her since we stayed with her in Doune back in 1995. I remember the house so well – I remember Max, the mad golden setter even more clearly. He used… Read More

Echo on the Marina

  Because it’s Thursday and I like to link up with the loving’ life crew, I had something scheduled about what fashion looks like at 50. Here’s a #spoileralert – whatever you damn well want it to look like. Then I figured that… Read More

That’s a Wrap… Week 5, 2017

We had our first open home last weekend and as soon as the rest of my family wakes up (seriously, it’s 7.30am!) we’ll do a quick clean for todays. So far there’s been about 13 groups through – not bad for a… Read More

That’s a Wrap: January 14, 2017

It’s 5am as I begin to write this and about 29C. When I went to bed last night it had cooled to 37C from a top of 43. Kali, Adventure Spaniel, looked at me when I put her out as if to say… Read More

The Sydney Quiz…

I was flicking through old blog posts the other day looking for inspiration and found this one I’d originally written after Angela Savage posted a (melbourne) quiz on her blog. It was a sort of a homage to the quiz that appeared… Read More

Wild Pear…

So anyways, out here in the Hills District, there are a lot of garden centres. These days, though, garden centres aren’t just about the plants, or the dirt and mulchy things. They’re also about the cafes. There’s something quite peaceful and outdoorsy… Read More


So anyways, it was Valentines Day lunch, and, old romantics that we are, we’d chosen to spend it with a couple of close friends- who are so newly togethered that they shouldn’t have been spending it with the three of us! It’s… Read More

Cottage Point Kiosk

So anyways, I’m on this mission to discover new places to eat in Sydney. One of my friends has spent the last 12 months in Melbourne, and she had rules around their adventures to ensure they didn’t do the “can’t be faffed… Read More


There are plenty of great places to eat yum cha in Sydney- Fat Buddha is one of them. On Level 2 of Queen Victoria Building, the most beautiful place to shop in Sydney (that’s the advertising spiel), Fat Buddha does the standard… Read More