Category Archives: Out and About in Melbourne

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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It’s the weekend …..yay

  I don’t know if I’ve just tuned in more but I’m seeing more bikes around town ….   This one below was outside Tessuti Fabric Store in Melbourne ….. I wonder if the people who work in the store decorated … Continue reading

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Melbourne CBD – Where to get a Drink (of water … )

I came across this today and it’s a gem – this crew have amazingly done a “water audit” in the Melbourne CBD and plotted where the water bubblers are   Please feel free to distribute this map widely (copyright is … 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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In love with …..

1. Melbourne’s bike share   Buy your helmet from one of these locations $5 … bargain! I have to confess there is no practical application here since I catch the people’s transport to work …. but I love it that … Continue reading

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Cumulus Inc

  These show stoppers were by the door The photo blurry-ness was unintentional but I think it works.     Love the square tea pot and water pot           Tea was only surpassed by     … Continue reading

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9 October 2011 – a wrap up

This weekend has been amazing ….. after a lot of work going on, this weekend I did nothing except stuff I wanted to do!  :-) I went for a walk around the streets where I live …. I plan on … Continue reading

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3 October 2011 – The unexpected

Can you guess where I was? I arrived for a meeting and it was unexpectedly cancelled. Which meant I could snatch a few quiet minutes for a coffee and some contemplation … The coffee at The Italian was great and … Continue reading

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