On your bike! Sipping and Peddling around the McLaren Vale Wine Region

On your bike! Sipping and Peddling around the McLaren Vale Wine Region Who seriously doesn’t love a wine tour. I’m an absolute sucker for one- not just because of the wine, but for the scenery, the company and for the platters filled with cheese. One of my favourite regions to tour around is McLaren Vale–… Read more »

It’s Fringe Time! My list of shows to visit in the Garden Of Unearthly Delights

  Fringe time is one of the best times to be in Adelaide. The streets are bustling. There’s one hell of a good vibe and the East end of the city is filled to the brim with character, laughs and splashes of colour. My favourite place to be during the Fringe is in the Garden… Read more »

Nepenthe Winery

Looking for a picturesque winery in the heart of the Adelaide Hills, with top notch wines and DIY platter options? Well you need to get yourself to Nepenthe Wines.   This beautiful little cellar door is nestled between the vineyards in Balhannah- only a short drive from the popular tourist town Hahndorf. The cellar door… Read more »

A Foodies Guide to the Willunga Farmers Market

A foodies guide to the Willunga Farmers Market Looking for the freshest Fleurieu produce, good coffee, a buzzing atmosphere and cute dogs galore? Then you need to visit the Willunga Farmers Market. Only a 40 minute drive from Adelaide, the Willunga Farmers Market is held every Saturday- rain, hail or shine, and stocks the best… Read more »

Getting Lost In: Beachport, South Australia

Beachport If you love white sandy beaches, kicking up the heels and view that will take your breath away, then you need to get acquainted with Beachport in South Australia. About 385kms out of Adelaide, or around 6 hours from Melbourne, this seaside town is quaint and full of charm. We are firm lovers of… Read more »

12 of my favourite things to do in Hahndorf

12 of my favourite things to do in Hahndorf Have you ever been to Hahndorf? If you haven’t then you need to go. Some people think it can be a little bit cheesy but I think its packed full of charm, history and good looks. Growing up my parents owned a fairy shop in the… Read more »

Gin & Tonic Iceblocks

Gin and Tonic Iceblocks   Warm weather and a love for gin calls for one thing- Gin and Tonic Iceblocks. They’re super easy to make and the recipe can be varied- what’s not to love? Make these babies the night before a hot day and you will be everyone’s best friend (or worst friend if… Read more »

25 things to do in and around Noosa

25 things to do in and around Noosa A recent trip to Noosa had me madly scrolling through google looking for the best things to see and do. After realising 7 nights was no where near enough time to pack it all in (apparently 15 cafes for brunch in 7 days is a bit of … Read more »

Good Day Co

If you are in the burbs are looking for a damn good coffee, then you need to get acquainted with the Good Day Co. Tucked away in the industrial estate in Somerton Park, the Good Day Co is a café, awesome little hangout and a shoe lovers heaven all combined into one. After owners Amy and… Read more »

Pulled Pork Burrito Bowls

Super easy Pulled Pork Burrito Bowls There’s nothing I love more than a really easy dinner (lies, I also love dogs, wine and chocolate). Seriously though, there’s nothing better than coming home from work and whipping up a dinner that takes less than 10 minutes and makes minimal mess. These burrito bowls are super easy… Read more »

  • Skillogalee

    if you are looking for a incredible restaurant with fine wines and a view that will take your breath away then let me introduce you to one of my favourites in the Clare Valley- Skillogalee.                I have visited this cellar door turned restaurant twice now and on each occasion I have been blown away… Read more »

  • Getting Lost In: The Clare Valley

    The Clare Valley About a hour and a half from Adelaide by car, this region will sweep you off of your feet and transport you to a place of incredible food, excellent wines and breathtaking scenery. Whether you are a lover of wine or beer, or if you’re stuck as the designated driver, then you… Read more »

  • Feeling Snacky: My favourite ‘on the go’ eats

    if your anything like me then you feel like you’re forever busy. I feel at times that I am forever in the car- at work a car is my office and in my down time I am always driving here and there. but being forever out and about means eating on the go. you could eat… Read more »

  • Grandmas Chocolate Chip Cookies

    just a little warning. this recipe is not for the health conscious. my late grandma is American and was a excellent baker. I only have memories of her from when I was a young girl, but the memories I do have are all about food. she was lovely and I miss her dearly. before she… Read more »

  • Bush Devine Cafe

    in my previous post we spoke about a gem of a cellar door in the Clare Valley called Paulett Wines. next to this cosy, warm and every so welcoming cellar door is a equally impressive and modern cafe named the Bush Devine Cafe. after visiting the cellar door for a tasting we saw the menu… Read more »

  • Paulett Wines

    In my opinion a good winery (in winter) should have the following: an open fire, great wine selection, a interior to make you feel cosy and the option to have platters if your heart desires. Well Paulett Wines has kinda massively exceeded my expectations and blown them out of the water. On a Tuesday my… Read more »

  • Getting to know your local: Autumn City Brief

    looking for a guide to Adelaide but wanting one that focuses on local eateries, incredible coffee, independent establishments and the landmark and must see sights? then look no further than Adelaide’s newest seasonal guide on the market, City Brief. whether you live in this beautiful city and just want to get to know it a bit… Read more »

  • Juniper & Pine

    Brighton. a beautiful seaside suburb where there are plenty of eateries, a great view on offer and relaxing vibe. home to some of my favourite places like Copenhagen Icecream and The Edge cafe, it’s been a while since a new place popped up. until Juniper & Pine moved in. Juniper and Pine is a trendy… Read more »

  • Juice for days- Cleansing with Pure Press Juice

    ever thought about doing a juice cleanse? I had been for some time and last Tuesday I took the plunge.  my bad it was supposed to be on the Monday but I had food commitments. I teamed up with Pure Press Juices for my cleanse which is a Adelaide based company that sells cold press juices individually… Read more »

  • A sneaky preview: Pure Press Juice

    lets start with a confession. I have been saying to myself “diet starts monday” since the completion of my Vietnam holiday in 2013. the diet generally does start monday morning, then finishes in a burning heap by about 3.oopm that same day when I struggle to resist something delicious. I’ve been lacking motivation big time… Read more »

  • Getting Juicy: My top 10 juices in Adelaide

    Who doesn’t love a good juice? Whether its a glass of freshly squeezed OJ, something sweet like pineapple or the forever popular green juice there’s something to satisfy everyone. I have forever been a lover of juice since I was a little tacker and that love has since blossomed (sorry to the enamel on my… Read more »

  • Bond & Lane Canteen

    rainy days call for long brunches in light filled spaces filled with bright artwork. and there’s only one cafe in Colonel Light Gardens that fits that brief- Bond & Lane Canteen. a small cafe off of Goodwood road surrounded by green trees and neat rose bushes from neighbouring yards. as soon as you walk in your greeted by… Read more »