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The Pantry Manly

My first birthday in Australia in 6 years was never going to be anything else than a family day. Living overseas everyone has their own lonely moments and mine was inevitably my birthday. 406 more words


March 2015: Balmoral Beach

A few years ago I wrote about the shell collection. In March I found myself back at Balmoral Beach, scampering barefoot over the rocky shoreline, trying to fit between the sandstone boulders that one contained precious ‘secret caves’ – little alcoves that were repositories for broken bits of shell and sea-worn glass. 50 more words


Taronga Zoo to Balmoral Beach: A Romance Surprise

Our sixth anniversary had arrived and we had managed to score baby sitting for the day. The original plan was to go out for a lovely meal, but we always do that as we don’t want to be away from the kids for too long. 493 more words


... The Boathouse - cafe by the sea ...

What is better than having a cup of decent coffee and a pleasant meal by the sea, under the Aussie sun? I honestly cannot describe how much I love the Boathouse. 501 more words

Coffee Tent Round-Up 5

Two weeks into my mission to cut back on caffeine, and it seems that we do truly crave what we can’t have. To compensate for my new self-imposed one-a-day rule, I have hit the cafes hard this week, never once returning to an old favourite. 720 more words


Balmoral Beach

The best beach I have visited in Sydney so far has to be Balmoral. A stretch of golden sand presided over by turquoise seas, expensive yachts, elegant buildings and tall palm trees, it has a real sense of old-style glamour. 186 more words