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 »

SA Christmas Platter Giveaway!

SA Christmas Platter Giveaway! The best way to celebrate the festive season? With a platter of course! As a way to say Merry Christmas and to spread the cheer, I’ve put together a platter pack to giveaway, featuring some of my favourite South Australian products. This competition is super easy to enter and you can… Read more »

Eating and Drinking your way through Noosa

Eat. Drink. Noosa It’s home to some incredible beaches, beautiful weather and damn good food. During our recent visit we were overwhelmed with so much choice when it came to cafes, fine dining and coffee houses (not like I’m complaining!). Here are a few of the places we visited, tried and tested, and all come… Read more »

Bistro Blackwood launches their new ‘Apero Hour’

If you’re looking for somewhere for Friday night knock offs, or just want to get the night started a little bit earlier then you need to get acquainted with Bistro Blackwood. Their new digs on Rundle Street are the place to be on Friday and Saturday afternoons, with their Apero Hour being the perfect way… Read more »

Fridays after Five is back and better than ever!

Spring is here which means Fridays After Five is back in action! If you’ve been down to Aldinga in recent months, you may have been greeted with a stack of road works and a few tractors. However they have cleared for now and Old Coach Road is now renovated and looking schmic as ever for… Read more »

Porchland visits my favourite place- The Fleurieu Peninsula

If you love relaxed vibes, acoustic tunes, wine times and good grub then you need to clear December 2nd in your diary. Because Porchland is here and it’s bigger than ever. Porchland, the big brother to their smaller events, ‘The Porch Sessions’, is going to be held in a breathtaking location this year- The Range… Read more »

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  • Patch kitchen and garden

    it seems that i’m in the Adelaide Hills more and more these days. there’s a combination of reasons why I love it up here- the colour of the autumn leaves, the smell of burning wood fires and the fabulous range of cafes that are scattered all over and hidden amongst the trees. one of those… Read more »

  • SAD:Cafe

    it’s been a while since I have spent some time in Adelaide’s East End. but now that I have headed back there I don’t ever want to leave. today I got acquainted with SAD:Cafe. SAD you say. I don’t think so. nestled on ebenezer place next to the treadly bike shop and midwest traders, this… Read more »

  • A foodies guide to the Adelaide Central Market

    whether you are looking for a feed, need a go-to place to do all your food shopping or are just keen to sink a coffee and people watch, the Adelaide Central Markets ticks all the boxes. trips to markets for me started when I was in primary school, where we got to wander the stalls and taste… Read more »

  • S.C Pannell

    Goodbye tapestry. Hello S.C Pannell. Like no other winery I’ve encountered in the Vale, this newly renovated cellar door oozes an american basement bar type feel. From the dark walls, to the industrial lighting and neon red signage, this places sucks you in and makes you feel like quite the hipster, and even a little… Read more »

  • Polly put the kettle on: A guide to my favourite teas

    It’s well known by my nearest and dearest that I am a lover of tea. No offence coffee, I still love you to. There is so many types of tea available these days that there is so much more to a brew than a Lipton black tea with milk. Oolong, green, florals- the list goes… Read more »

  • A foodies guide to the Adelaide Farmers Market

    getting a sunday off in my world doesn’t happen very often. but when it does I try and force my way out of bed to get down to the Adelaide Farmers Market at the showgrounds. It’s held every Sunday morning, rain hail or shine (excluding a couple of public holidays) and hosts a long list… Read more »

  • The Stranded Store

    off the main road in Colonel Light Gardens is one of my favourite breakfast spots, and it seems like it is everyone elses to. The Stranded Store is a quaint little cafe where they serve breakfast, lunch and the most delicious coffee. it has a industrial yet minimalist look, however is really inviting and has… Read more »

  • Three Monkeys Fine Foods

      Willunga. it’s a hidden little town, about 50kms south of Adelaide. but these days its becoming not so hidden. beaming with farmers markets, new cafes and restaurants, cellar doors and this beauty of a cafe + providore +homewears store called Three Monkeys Fine Foods.   three monkeys fine foods is on the main street… Read more »

  • Angove Winery

    saturdays are best spent in the vale. as are sundays. and all other days. the first saturday of may this year was spent exploring new places, eating delicious food and then visiting this cracker of a winery- Angove Family Winemakers. Angove wines is a 5th generation family owned winery based in Mclaren Vale. It’s quite… Read more »

  • Peel Street

    a day of shopping works up a hunger. especially when your shopping for jeans and they are so tight fitting that you end up doing star jumps in the fitting rooms. We wandered down Hindley and onto Peel, where we found the Peel Street restaurant. We were quickly seated in a spot out the front… Read more »

  • La Buvette

    french men. a rocking wine list. an even better cheese list. if you like any of these things then you will love Adelaide’s newest addition to the bar scene, La Buvette. We checked out this little beauty on a friday night just recently and we were very impressed. The outside of the building is a… Read more »

  • La Rambla Tapas Bar

    girls nights these days are a rarity. so when they come around I grasp them with both hands and embrace the shit, sorry, the hell out of them. on friday night the girls and I headed into the city to get elbow deep in tapas and have a few cheeky glasses of wine. we headed to… Read more »