a french food and wine festival is coming our way

With Bastille Day fast approaching, The Rocks and Circular Quay once again line their streets to become a French food and wine lover’s paradise. Running from the 11th-14 of July, this year’s festival will be jampacked with live shows, different French villages, and most importantly, delicious French food and wine! Wine lovers rejoice as you…

your sunday plans sorted

I don’t know if it’s because I’m getting older and the thought of a Saturday night out is painful but and I have a new found love for day time outings that see me in bed by bedtime. Sunday’s are slowly becoming one of my favourite days of the week and after visiting the Hyatt…

these are sydney’s best dumplings

I love Chinese food, in particular dumplings, so I’m always on the hunt for the juiciest xiaolongbao parcel or the softest pork bun pillow; ladies and gents I think I’ve found the holy grail of authentic Chinese food. Chinatown Noodle Restaurant is located in Haymarket and is one of Sydney’s hidden gems. However, I’m sure…

pour decisions: grenache

Quickly becoming one of my favourite red wines, Grenache (pronounced gruh-nash) originates from both Spain and France with Australia better known for blending the grape with Shiraz and Mourvèdre. If you’re a fan of Shiraz, you should give this drop a try with a tomato based, veal or fish dish. What to bring to your…

bon appétit baby

Today I decided to try and make pasta from scratch and although the end result was not perfect, it was a lot of fun. I also took all my own photos, which again, the end result was not perfect but I’m enjoying learning what the camera can do. I hate using stock images so from…