Mango and coconut chia pudding

Mango and coconut chia pudding

I love mangoes! I was recently in Queensland (where I’m from and where my family live) and my dad has about 6 mango trees near his house. They are owned by a local fruit shop owner and they’ve given dad permission to pick them. So we picked them straight from the tree with dad’s handmade mango picker. One person had to catch them while the other hooked the mango and pulled it free from the tree. It was lots of fun and we shared our bags of mangoes with the rest of the family when we saw them over the Christmas break. That was the first time I had picked mangoes! Continue reading Mango and coconut chia pudding

4 new places to try for breakfast, brunch or lunch in Canberra

Highroad

There are new places opening up in Canberra quicker than I can eat my way through my ‘to eat’ list! In the past few months Canberra has welcomed more new eateries to our growing food scene and they’re dishing up some delicious options for breakfast, brunch and lunch. Surprise, surprise, they aren’t all in Braddon! If you’re in Canberra then now might be the perfect time to try some of these new hots spots. Many Canberrans are still out of town so it might be a little quieter. Continue reading 4 new places to try for breakfast, brunch or lunch in Canberra

A hub for creative minds, amazing coffee and delicious food

Yass

Amazing things can happen when like-minded friends with amazing ideas come together. Situated in Yass, Trader & Co. is a result of just that. It’s a collective of businesses that can all be found in a trendy warehouse-style space. Two of the businesses you’ll find at Trader & Co. are Six8 Coffee Roaster, an amazing coffee bar and roastery, and The Kitchen that serves up fresh, healthy and nourishing fresh juices and wholefoods. Continue reading A hub for creative minds, amazing coffee and delicious food

The ultimate vegetarian guide to Canberra

Whether you’re a devout vegan or a flexitarian, eating out can be a challenge. You might avoid going out altogether because of limited choices and dietary requirements. When I first transitioned to a vegetarian, I was severely disappointed by how restricted my menu options were. But as the determined foodie I am, I tried many restaurants all around Canberra and found some absolute standouts. There are loads of places around our wonderful city offering delicious options for vegos and vegans. Continue reading The ultimate vegetarian guide to Canberra

Breakfast hot spots to add to your Canberra ‘to eat’ list

Looking for some new places for breakfast or brunch in Canberra? Eat Canberra contributor (and amazing photographer) Chanel, recently ventured out in Canberra City and found some breakfast hot spots for you to add to your ‘to eat’ list. Continue reading Breakfast hot spots to add to your Canberra ‘to eat’ list

Child-friendly eateries for breakfast, brunch and lunch in Canberra

It can be difficult to find eateries with an appropriate menu and environment to enjoy a breakfast, brunch or lunch date with your little ones. While there are a few trendy inner-city hots spots suitable for the kids in Canberra, we’ve decided to round up some child-friendly eateries for breakfast, brunch and lunch in the suburbs.  Continue reading Child-friendly eateries for breakfast, brunch and lunch in Canberra

The Grounds of Alexandria – a magical day out

One of Sydney’s most iconic eateries, The Grounds of Alexandria is a foodie’s wonderland. Since its opening in 2012, The Grounds went from one of Sydney’s best kept secrets, to a must must visit destination. I have gone out of my way to go every time I’m in Sydney since I first heard about it in 2014. While maintaining its original charm, detail and level of care, The Grounds has grown exponentially in size, visitors and sites. I visited recently and I knew it was time to share my experience with you. Continue reading The Grounds of Alexandria – a magical day out

Japanese fusion dishes at Penny University

Eat Canberra

With a quirky, retro fit out and a uniquely delicious menu, it’s easy to see why Penny University is one of Canberra’s most popular brunch spots. It’s also a favourite with the stars like Adam Goodes, former Sydney Swans player, who stop by to get a taste for themselves. Their menu changes seasonally and we recently tried a few items from their summer menu. The menu features a few Japanese inspired dishes, alongside classic brunch items with a Penny twist. If you want try some of these dishes then you need to get in quick because a menu change is coming….

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