Dear Friends

Dear Friends… Looking back through my photo archives I think about a third of the photos I have taken in the past year or two have been of food. That runs into the hundreds,… Continue reading

Sayers Sister

So rarely do I get the chance to eat out during the day that I decided to skip the delicious cake counter at Tuck Shop to zip down to Sayers Sister. It’s located… Continue reading

Tucking in…

I finally made it to the Tuck Shop in Newcastle Street, Northbridge the other day. Best laid plans (ie work) meant a lunchtime not brunch time arrival, so I was pleased that the… Continue reading


When I get a mid-afternoon sugar craving my thoughts turn to Crumbs. I first visited Crumbs in New York in 2009. This is the display case at the Crumbs store at Hollywood &… Continue reading

Pub meal

A couple of weekends ago we went to the Kingsway with three other families. The bistro has a big menu, a specials menu, a varied kids menu and best of all you pay… Continue reading

Smells like cinnamon

There’s nothing quite like the combination of warm dough, cinnamon and icing. I love visiting Cinnabon in the US – no one here makes anything quite like their mini cinnamon buns. So with… Continue reading

From the archives

A quick snap of a favourite meal from last year…so quick, hearty, nourishing – and cheap! Chicken Rice!


First visit last night with some foodie friends to El Publico, recently named in The Australian’s “hot 50” restaurants nationwide. Hot crowd, hot dishes! Though I did feel like a bit of a… Continue reading

American Breakfast

There’s nothing quite like a proper American breakfast with eggs sunny side up, runny yolks, firm whites. Crispy bacon. Real hash browns – none of that frozen packet nonsense. Served with a side of… Continue reading

Another quick bite