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VISIT THE ADEAIDE CENTRAL MARKET FOR FOOD, FUN AND AN EXPERIENCE YOU WILL NEVER FORGET

Wayne and I have been living in Hobart for 7 years now and we really do love it here.  Having moved from Adelaide seven years ago we now call Hobart home.  But as with any place you’ve lived, and if … Continue reading

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Docklands Lotus – Great location but the beauty of the Lotus just didn’t shine through.

Recently on a visit to Melbourne Wayne and I decided to stay at the Docklands rather than in the city.  We had arrived in Melbourne from Hobart late Australia Day morning and after a casual stroll to get acquainted with … Continue reading

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The Way Mum Made It. A cookbook of ‘Treasured family recipes from Australian kitchens’

When I think about cooking and food I always think of my mum. It always brings back memories of growing up, the foods we ate, where my mum shopped, how she shopped and how she fed anyone and everyone that … Continue reading

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Be in the great outdoors in magnificent Melbourne

Well I said I was going to give you more so this is my next installment of things to see and do in Melbourne, Victoria.  Melbourne is known for its vibrancy, food, festivals and sport, with travelers from far and … Continue reading

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Hobart Rivulet Walk: A walk, a rivulet and plenty of fresh air

It’s a cool morning, the air is crisp, the ground frosty and the sun shining.  And of course a walk in Hobart is on the cards.  So Wayne and I head off to Cascade Gardens for what I consider a … Continue reading

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A Cascade of beer and some mighty fine food!

So you’ve come to visit Hobart and have decided what attractions you might want to see.  You’ve come across the beer tour at Cascade Brewery.  How much fun would that be!?  Well it is fun but make sure you allow … Continue reading

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Sydney! Sun, Fun, Harbours and Lights. A city so beautiful and filled with delights.

The Bonny Port of Sydney (first verse only), by Henry Lawson. The lovely Port of Sydney Lies laughing to the sky, The bonny Port of Sydney, Where the ships of nations lie. You shall never see such beauty, Though you … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS AND COOKBOOKS, FAMILY AND FOOD! INSPIRATION COMES FROM IT ALL.

Today I am struggling for inspiration.  Not good when you are a person who loves cooking and writing.  But this got me thinking about what gives me inspiration to write and cook especially at this time of year.  Christmas.  Of … Continue reading

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A coal mine, a convict, a colony. Welcome to the Tasman Peninsula and the Coal Mines Historic Site

One of the many attractions people have on their list of things to do when visiting Hobart is The Port Arthur Historic Site.  It is definitely a must see attraction but there are some other very interesting areas of the … Continue reading

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Love a steak and love Melbourne then head to Rare Steakhouse and get it your way!

I love travelling and this always means trying new restaurants along the way.  Wow, that’s great for a person like me who loves food as well.  At home we often eat out once a week and love to try all … Continue reading

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