My favourite thing about celebrating different seasons is creating beautifully designed homeware pieces to match that season. This year I set my sites on a Halloween/Autumn inspired door wreath. Whether it's for St Patrick's Day, Easter, Halloween or Christmas, I love popping into my local craft store to see what's NEW and to help me [...]
Are you one of those people who packs a month; or a few weeks before the holiday? Did you know when you pack too early, you're more inclined to over-pack by throwing in your entire wardrobe and bathroom, when all you really need is a a few key pieces and you're good to go.You wouldn't [...]
Looking for something to do this Halloween in Sydney? I've tracked down several exciting events happening this year in Sydney, to celebrate the spookiest month of the year; Halloween. From adults only fun, kids only trick or treat or adult and kids events, here's what's going on around Sydney: Halloqueen Trivia Night at The Paddington [...]
Have you heard of the Rabbit Hole Tea House in Redfern? What a secret gem this cafe is. Funny thing is, this cafe is on a well-known street of Redfern; Abercrombie Street. And yet, it's super easy to miss when you're driving past. But well worth the visit, if you can make the time. The [...]
Mount Wilson is one of those towns of the Blue Mountains, which often gets missed by many travellers exploring the spectacular sights of rural New South Wales. Located approximately two hours from Sydney, and around forty five minutes from Leura, Mount Wilson is an iconic part of the Blue Mountains, which transforms the native Aussie [...]
Opened in the 1920's, Cafe Landeers is a cosy little place to eat in Leura where the food is tasty and the coffee is hot. Landeers was Leura's first cafe and has retained much of the original design, furnishings and vibe of when it was first opened in the 1920's. It has been renovated in [...]
Who would have thought these amazing Japanese gardens were hiding in the middle of Auburn. If you haven't heard, seen or been to the beautiful Japanese gardens of Auburn, this is one treat you should definitely take some time out to go explore with friends and family; or alone. Continuing on from my theme of [...]
Well it's less of a secret and more of a hidden gem really, as many people in Sydney don't even know it exists. It's called the Paddington Reservoir and it dates back to 1866 and was in full operation until 1899 before being closed down. For a while it sat in transit, as an unused [...]
Enjoyed a Twilight Dinner on one of Sydney's finest Tall Ships the Soren Larsen.
Sydney is full of historical treats to explore. Like Sydney's Bare Island Fort at La Perouse in Botany Bay.