A precious night of chin-wagging and culinary delights at the Crystal Jade

Stewed King Prawns (with Shell) with Ginger, Spring Onion and Vermicelli in Casserole

Whilst on our Melbourne get-away we were lucky enough to catch up with family for a wonderfully authentic Chinese meal in the heart of Chinatown at the Crystal Jade Chinese Restaurant. With very few westerners in sight we knew this Continue reading A precious night of chin-wagging and culinary delights at the Crystal Jade

Melbourne moments and mouth-watering morsels

Melbourne city scape from a deckchair at Fed Square

In between popping along to the Melbourne Writers Festival (MWF)we allowed time to zip out to some of our favourite places such as Brunswick and Smith Streets, the City centre, the Greek Strip along Lonsdale Street, Southbank precinct and, of Continue reading Melbourne moments and mouth-watering morsels

Iced Vovo heads to the MWF 2014

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On the back of last years wonderful few days listening to writers and exploring the wonderful city of Melbourne (check back through the archives), Iced Vovo has been eagerly anticipating this years Melbourne Writers Festival. This year I’ve got Mum Continue reading Iced Vovo heads to the MWF 2014

Colourful, cheerful creations from Pirdy

resin vases

Pirdy is the brand of creative talent, Juliet, from Melbourne, Victoria. With an emphasis on modern and vintage inspired home wares and jewellery all meticulously handmade from her home studio a Pirdy product is sure to brighten up your day. Continue reading Colourful, cheerful creations from Pirdy