Where to Celebrate Chinese New Year in Brisbane

With  crash of symbols and a flash of a dragons eye Chinese New Year celebrations are about to hit Brisbane for 2015. 

The way I see it, if you really want to throw yourself into the full Chinese New Year ...

This Week in Brisbane: 9 – 15 February

Valentines Day is possibly one of the most polarizing of our modern rituals. It really appeals to two specific segments of the population:

1. People who are in a relationship BUT (and this is crucial) have been in said relationship ...

This week in Brisbane: 26 January – 1 February

 

Hope you all had a wonderful Straya Day yesterday! 

My Instagram feed was full of beautiful pavlovas, pools and parties – a sharp contrast to my house which was full of washing, mess and approximately one thousand items that ...

Smokin! How to take your BBQ to the next level

 

To many people, having a barbeque on Australia Day is practically compulsory. 

But what if you want more than a few burnt snags on a roll? What if I told you you could take your BBQ to ...

This Week in Brisbane: 12 – 18 January

Those of you who follow me on social media would probably have guessed that this week I’m on holidays with the family down at Coolangatta.

But for those of you in Brissie who are back to the daily grind ...

Where to find Brisbane’s best seafood

To many people (me included) summer means the three S’s:  sun, sand and… SEAFOOD!

Personally, I’m a massive seafood fan –  from prawns at Christmas to a sizzling seafood BBQ I love it all. And considering we are lucky enough to have ...

This Week In Brisbane: 4 – 11 January

Aaaaaannddd…. we’re BACK!

Welcome to the first “This Week in Brisbane” post for 2015! I’m not sure if any of you realised but I put this weekly events listing post on hold during the festive season, as I figured we all had ...

Summer Reads: Five Books to take on holiday

With summer holidays around the corner I’m looking forward to indulging in one of my favourite activities: catching up on all the reading I haven’t had time for during the year! 

The problem is I’m SO out of the loop with the ...

Top 5 Brisbane School Holiday Activities

Today is the official start of the school holidays here in Brisbane, and for those of us with kids it is a welcome change from lunchboxes, uniforms and the punishing school schedule.

It marks the start of relaxed sunshine-filled days ...