5 to try: Butchers

With the weather warming up (and the prospect of having to wear bathers drawing nearer) I’m beginning to cut back on the roasted veg and slow cooked comfort foods and start on the salads and BBQ. And stuff buying meat from Coles & Woolies, here are five fabulous local butcher’s to support instead – shop local! Paddock + Farm 1088 […]

5 to try: Dog Parks

What’s not to love about enjoying the great outdoors with your fur babies? Here are five places to hang out and have a play with your favourite four legged legend. Riverside Gardens, Bayswater End of Milne Street, Bayswater There’s the Swan River, playground, BBQ’s, plenty of wide open spaces for your pooch to run off leash, a walk/cycle path […]

5 to try: Bakeries

  What’s not to love about a bakery? Especially when you walk in to the warm, toasty smells of fresh baked breads, pies, cakes and pastries. Here are 5 of our local faves: The Pearl of Highgate 189 Lincoln Street, Highgate Open Tues to Fri 7am to 4pm Sat & Sun 7am to 1pm Closed Mondays […]

What’s on in the ‘hood this weekend

Here’s our weekly shout out to some of the local events & happenings coming up this week/weekend. Saturday 1 September: Beer lovers might enjoy the FREE All About Malt Training Day starting at 9:00am being hosted by Brewmart Brewing Supplies at 32 Railway Parade in Bayswater. Details on their FB Page. And sweet lovers can check out all the sugar […]

5 to try: Fathers Day gift ideas

If you still haven’t bought the father figure in your life something for Fathers Day here are 5 ideas for gifts that will go down much better than socks & jocks and support local small business owners at the same time. Winner! Ox-Blu 192 Whatley Crescent, Maylands Newly opened menswear store in Maylands. Perfect choice if […]

30+ ideas for Christmas Shopping locally

Here’s 30+ ideas for shopping locally in the suburbs surrounding and nearby Beaufort Street this Christmas – go local!

Lots of deliciousness at Dolcetto

Dolcetto Patisserie & Cafe on Fitzgerald Street, North Perth specialises in lots of deliciousness with their fantastic selection of Italian biscuits, cakes and pastries as well as savoury breakfast and lunch offerings.

Encore for No. 4

Have you tried No. 4 Blake Street yet? You should. Here’s my review.

Out & about in Winter

Tired of being cooped up indoors? If you live in or near Inglewood, Mt Lawley, North Perth, Maylands or Bayswater you might like to try these ways of warming up on a Winter’s day.

Where are our best local Gourmet & Continental Deli’s?

With the recent closure of Antonio’s in Mt Lawley, it’s time to check out some other local Gourmet and Continental Deli’s…