Phillip Island, Victoria

We live just 90 minutes away from the biggest tourist attraction in Victoria, Phillip Island. So, every now and then, if an amazing Groupon deal comes around (lol, I know I am cheap and not ashamed of it haha) I just snap them up and take the kids there for a little bit of fun during school holidays! We had that opportunity last school holidays, and stayed two nights at The Waves – the location is perfect! Directly facing Cowes beach, across the road from the playground, and walking distance to shops and restaurants. We had a fabulous time and … Continue reading Phillip Island, Victoria

Mumcations for the Soul ❤

First of all, I would like to acknowledge the fact that ANY parent – either mum or dad – deserves a break. Mums have it hard because generally speaking, the mums are typically the parent who spends more time physically looking after the kids and the home while the dads are at work. In this day and age though, a lot of the “normal” situations may look different. A lot of modern women have gone straight back to work after giving birth, and more and more stay-at-home dads are emerging, and not to mention the households with two mums or … Continue reading Mumcations for the Soul ❤

SBS Cooking Titles – Luke Nguyen’s Greater Mekong 2 + Giveaway

In the second installment of this SBS TV series acclaimed chef, Luke Nguyen, ventures deeper into the Greater Mekong region to discover the food cultures of Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam’s Mekong Delta. Luke Nguyen is a chef and owner of Sydney’s award-winning Vietnamese restaurants, Red Lantern and Red Lantern on Riley. He is also a bestselling author. Luke Nguyen’s Vietnam Series 1, Series 2 and Luke Nguyen’s Greater Mekong are also available on DVD. This series not only has mouthwatering recipes, but also offers a great travel experience for the viewer. I personally enjoyed how I was taken on a … Continue reading SBS Cooking Titles – Luke Nguyen’s Greater Mekong 2 + Giveaway