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Spiced Fruit French Toast – perfect for Easter Sunday!

Posted on April 16th, 2017

We were woken this morning by a little boy very excited to see white bunny paw prints all over our house, down the hall, in to the kitchen and even up on the bookshelf! While the chocolate was being demolished and the coffee fetched, I got on to making our Easter Sunday breakfast. It. was. […]

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Roast Pumpkin, Crispy Kale and Feta salad

Posted on April 13th, 2017

I think Instagram and Facebook feeds, and Blog posts about feeding little ones can be misleading. Some days at our house it’s all about homemade sausage rolls that get rejected, store bought pasta sauces and cheese. Some days, we have some luck with a delicious salad. We’ve just started being more conscious about the refined […]

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Cafe Conti – a Kid Friendly Cafe

Posted on April 10th, 2017

Cafe Conti holds a special place in my heart. It was one of the first places my husband and I had breakfast together when we first met. It has changed hands since then and we haven’t been in the last couple of years. What I looked for then in a regular haunt (great coffee, a […]

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What’s in a cup…? Plenty, it turns out

Posted on April 4th, 2017

Over 500 billion disposable cups are tossed in to landfill every year. Every. Year. It’s a significant amount of waste, and one that any environmentally conscious coffee drinker (or even those that aren’t) should be aware of. The plastic lining in many of the cups available contains petrochemicals that don’t break down, and that plastic often […]

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Top Wet Weather Activities for under 5’s

Posted on March 30th, 2017

If the wet weather has driven you inside and you have an unexpected ‘rain day’ at home today, check out our list of things to do with under 5’s. As the wet weather moves its way quite rapidly down the coast and in to Northern NSW, there are a number of schools, day care centres […]

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Mother-in- Law Pancakes

Posted on March 23rd, 2017

My mother-in- law is a great cook. Her sausage rolls have featured heavily on every menu for every party we have thrown since we met, and her chocolate-peanut- butter slice is the reason my size 10 jeans are laughing a cruel laugh at me from the cupboard. The best tips she has ever given me […]

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Brunch for three

Posted on March 23rd, 2017

Does a new baby mean the end of Sunday brunch?   Long before the days of searching for colouring in, a fenced in play area and the perfect babycino, there we were –  a mum and a dad, sleep deprived, conversation deprived and ready to head out in to the big wide world to see what had changed […]

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