In March 2019, I had the opportunity to visit South Korea with the main focus being Jeonju. Prior to this, I had never heard of Jeonju, so imagine my surprise when I started doing some research to discover that Jeonju was named a UNESCO City of Gastronomy in 2012. It is also where bibimpap was… Continue reading Jeonju – my food diary in the foodie capital of South Korea
Our recent family holiday to Bali was all about rest & relaxation – do absolutely nothing but just hang out by the pool with the kids. Staying at the Sofitel Nusa Dua, we discovered Manarai Beach House. We were so happy that we did because this place is just fantastic! Think funky beach club playing smooth… Continue reading Manarai Beach House – chilling out at this funky family friendly beach club
On our return to Bali (3rd trip with the kids), we chose to stay at the Sofitel Nusa Dua. From entering the gates of Nusa Dua & into the luscious entrance of the hotel, the feeling of happiness hits. ’Yes! We are officially on holidays!’ We visited in November 2018, which meant it was outside of… Continue reading Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort – amazing stay in paradise!
Our boys LOVE, LOVE, LOVE tomatoes! They eat them the way other kids eat grapes...by the bowlful! So when I saw that there was a tomato festival being held in the Royal Botanical Gardens, I knew that we had to make a trip into the city for it. Running for the 6th year, the Tomato Festival… Continue reading 2019 Tomato Festival Sydney
Being a big foodie family, we have loved watching the Food Safari series on SBS over the years. What makes this food show different from the rest is that the show's host, Maeve O'Meara not only features celebrity chefs, but seeks out everyday Australians who are passionate home cooks showcasing the amazing produce & dishes… Continue reading Maeve O’Meara’s Gourmet Food Safari: Vietnamese Safari of Cabramatta
We've had some extremely hot days here in Sydney this summer with temperatures hitting 30+ degrees. So while on a visit to their grandma's place in the city, I decided to take the boys to Caterpillar Lane - an indoor playground located on Level 2 Harbourside Shopping Centre at Darling Harbour. It provided the much… Continue reading Escaping the Sydney heatwave at Caterpillar Lane, Darling Harbour
Singapore is one of my top places to visit, especially with kids. In my humble opinion, I truly feel that it is a city that has been designed specifically with kids in mind, as you are spoilt with so many exciting places to experience and explore! I have been fortunate to spend a decent amount… Continue reading Singapore for kids – a wonderland of fun!
When you hear the name Heston, you think the guru of molecular gastronomy, the genius that got everyone thinking and talking about the science behind food. There is no way that 'BBQ' would be front of mind when it comes to Heston Blumenthal. But last weekend we had the pleasure of attending the Everdure by Heston… Continue reading Everdure By Heston Blumenthal ‘BBQ Revolution’ Showcase
With breakfast included with our hotel room, we only really went out for dinner (my list of brunch places will have to wait till next time!). But we had some pretty delicious meals and can see why Canberra is turning into a foodie destination. DRINKS SHORTY'S BAR Whenever we head out for dinner, we will… Continue reading Eating out in Canberra
Canberra has definitely changed over the years and has come a long way from its reputation of being a boring city to becoming 'the' place to visit. It even made it to #3 on the Lonely Planet's Top 10 Cities for 2018 and having spent the weekend there, I can see why. Canberra is a… Continue reading Fun things to do in Canberra with kids