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 »

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  • 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 »

  • Pollen 185

    it’s tuesday morning. my friend and are I feeling indecisive about what we want for breakfast. we don’t feel like fat food yet we arn’t feeling like quinoa and salad. on a mission to find ourselves the perfect brekky we stumble across this little beauty on the end of king william road. Pollen 185. I have… Read more »

  • Alpha Box & Dice

    Alpha Box & Dice It’s Mclaren Vales coolest kid on the block. an incredibly eclectic cellar door boasting vintage decor, pinball machines and a DIY style approach to cheese platters. You’ll find it nestled in the heart of vale, surrounded by orange kissed vineyards and under the shade of beautiful big gum trees. Alpha box… Read more »

  • Dawn Patrol Coffee Roasters

    the south of Adelaide has been graced with a place of coffee greatness. greatness. is that even a word? I’m not sure. But either way, Dawn Patrol Coffee has got it going on and it’s ticking all the boxes. A coffee cellar door, where you can taste the best in locally roasted espresso and filtered coffee…. Read more »

  • Grandmas Sausage Rolls

    Grandmas Sausage Rolls When you hear that someone is using a recipe passed down from their grandma you know it’s going to be a winner. This recipe is no different. My grandma makes the best sausage rolls. And no, i’m not biased. I even eat them cold. This is her recipe and it is super… Read more »

  • Super Easy Scones

    Scones I have always envied my mum and her scone making abilities. I’ve tried a couple of recipes, as well as her own, but they never taste the same as hers. Mine end up like crumbly rocks. However, after finding this recipe on Taste, I have now reclaimed my faith in my baking of scones…. Read more »

  • Heart Warming Chicken Soup

    Chicken Soup I feel like Adelaide has decided to skip the end of Summer and Autumn and bounce straight into winter. And for me winter means soups. A super easy meal that is generally low on calories (means more chocolate for me) and something that I can load up in the freezer if I don’t… Read more »

  • Getting lost in: Bangkok

     Bangkok Before I went here I expected this city to be big. But WOW, it’s huge. I have been to Bangkok twice now and on both occasions I have always found something to keep me entertained. The first time I went with 2 girlfriends and we spent most of the time shopping, eating, day tripping… Read more »