Lately…

It’s hard to believe that we have been WFH since March. It was hot and humid, and the beginning of autumn. Now it’s winter, with cold and rainy days in between warm, sunny days with 16 degree highs. We adapted to the new routine, and are still taking each day at a time, trying to […]

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Cooking adventures

I have always appreciated the abundance and variety of fresh food and products available to us in Australia. And I appreciate it so much since this pandemic began. We went through a few weeks where we had to make do with whatever was available. We also haven’t bought takeaway since March, and have been eating […]

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Breakfast on the weekend

My favourite weekend ritual is savouring a hot breakfast at a local cafe with my husband. We catch up on the news, talk about our week and relax over some combination of eggs with toast, and tea or coffee. There’s no better way to start the weekend, especially after a hectic work week when breakfast […]

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Weeknight dinner in the city

In May – the week before our apartments went to auction, that is the time when it was calm before the storm – my lovely friend Mel and I caught up over delicious Mexican food in the city. Great views and yummy treats that left us feeling full and happy. It’s great spot to catch […]

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A Sunday Well Spent

Waking up without an alarm. Meditating with the warm sun streaming in through the windows. A long breakfast at The Vintage Pantry in Dural. A late lunch followed by biscuits and tea on the balcony, watching the kookaburras in the garden. As they say – a Sunday well spent brings a week of content.

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