Category Archives: Cooking, Eating & Drinking in Melbourne

28 May 2013 … really? Random Ruminations ….

This is a rose … it was a rainy day … I love how this photo turned out! It’s been a thorny year so far … maybe one day I’ll spill all my angst out to you but in the … Continue reading

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Food, Elgaar Farm & ordering online from Mercatus

  This week with a forecast for inclement weather and a disinclination to shop I placed an order with Mercatus for the “weekly shop singles option” which costs $69 (delivery is free) The box included       6 potatoes … Continue reading

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Cumquats…….

  (thanks Melissa) which have now been transformed into marmalade …. Yum!  Although they looked so pretty that I was also seriously tempted to make them a fruit bowl display! I read this article ……. still thinking about how much … Continue reading

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Strawberry Cheesecake Delight and a few other things

  In amongst the current frantic here is a photo of my “Shoebox of Love” ready for sending off (well the scarf came off the needles) …. blueberry choc muesli bars,  m & m’s, lip balm (coz I love a good … Continue reading

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Autumn, Pizza, Loureiro from Portugal and other happenings – 21 April 2012

I feel like we’re having the most fabulous Autumn.  The weather here in Melbourne has been so good over the last few weeks.  Sure there’s been some rain but there’s also been the most glorious sunshine which sinks right through … Continue reading

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Hardware Societe

  I love it when work meetings are scheduled for places other than the office. Enter Hardware Societe which is at 120 Hardware St, Melbourne.     If you wander down here you’ll find Hardware Societe … down at the … Continue reading

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Camberwell Market and breakfast at Collective Expresso

  I walked past this tree just down the road from me yesterday and coincidentally this article about foraging for overhanging fruit was in The Age today   there are tons of pomegranates on the tree and they’re getting ripe!     … Continue reading

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Random Ramblings – Saturday 11 February 2012

      Tonight, dinner is going to be a recipe found on the Portland Peeps blog – it’s beef with cheesy grits.  Am I from the deep south of America – No.  Do I know what a grit is? … Continue reading

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Australia Day 2012 and a spot of eating out at Richmond Hill Cafe and Larder

Vintage Wheels

Vintage Wheels

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Today’s Treat

A perfect afternoon tea….

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