Monthly Archives: August 2011

Breakfast in Melbourne


One of the things I loved most about Melbourne was that there was no shortage of excellent cafes to go to for breakfast. I’ve already told you about the 65/65 egg and the madeleines at Cumulus Inc., as well as … Continue reading

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Out of Africa, Manly


I don’t think there are too many restaurants in Sydney where you would find the banquette seating covered in zebra-print upholstery but since we’re dining at Out of Africa tonight, it seems highly appropriate. The restaurant, located near the wharf … Continue reading

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Macarons


Since starting work I’ve developed a bit of a morning routine. I’m not usually hungry at 7.30am on a weekday morning but my stomach is growling by 9.30am when I’m at work. So this is my breakfast time – and … Continue reading

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Ocean Room, The Rocks


Ocean Room is a restaurant that I had wanted to visit for a long time. I’d heard about the massive chandelier in the dining room made out of wooden cylinders, the gorgeous views of the harbour from the glass walls … Continue reading

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MOO Gourmet Burgers, Bondi Beach


I’m not usually one to exercise but one crazy day, Sir D and I were planning on doing the coastal walk from Bondi to Bronte and we had just walked from Bondi Junction to Bondi Beach. Along the way we … Continue reading

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