Rocky Road Mug Cake for Winter

Rocky Road Mug Cake for Winter

Rocky Road Cake - Love in 2 Mins

I need something ooey gooey and delicious to warm me up! Something sweet and comforting. The rain is drizzling outside, I don't have a kitchen... I don't even have walls in the front part of my house. The easy solution would be for me to leave the house and find a cafe. I could pretend the mess at Continue reading

Peggy Sue’s 50’s Diner

Peggy Sue’s 50’s Diner

Peggy Sue Diner Clock

Sometimes you notice something so irresistible on a road trip you just have to pull the car off the road and take a look! We were driving down the highway on the long, lonely stretch of road between LA and Vegas when we noticed Peggy Sue's 50's Diner. There had been nothing to look at for an hour or Continue reading

Coconut Oil – Myth or Mystique

Coconut Oil – Myth or Mystique

Olives and Olive Oil

So I love a tasty, foodie "band wagon" just as much as the next person but I'm going to have to bust out on my own here and say, Coconut oil... WTF... as in, Why That Fat! I obviously don't get it! I know that my comments are going to be unpopular and I am not qualified to have an opinion, but Continue reading

Caramelised Pecan Ice Cream (no churn)

Caramelised Pecan Ice Cream (no churn)

Caramelised Pecan Ice Cream

Hi Readers, I am visiting Julie in Coffs Harbour at the moment. We are having a great time discovering hidden gems and popular local restaurants in the town. Julie, Brett, Locky and Anais have been a great family to stay with, I will miss them. One little piece of Coffs Harbour I can share with Continue reading

Manfredi at Bells at Killcare

Manfredi at Bells at Killcare

Manfredi at Bells - Menu

Manfredi at Bells is one of Gourmet Getaways favourite restaurants on the Central Coast.   Stefano Manfredi is the award winning chef behind this acclaimed restaurant. In 2008, along with restaurateur Julie Manfredi Hughes at the helm, the restaurant was awarded its one hat status by The Good Food Continue reading

What Happens in Vegas, Stays in Vegas – Excalibur

What Happens in Vegas, Stays in Vegas – Excalibur

Excalibur Hotel Vegas

It may be one of the most famous tourism marketing slogans of all time, "What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas" I was able to see this slogan in action! As a heads up, it now has new meaning to me! Regular readers would know that we are currently on our "Winter Sun" tour of the USA and Mexico. We Continue reading

Driving on the Right Side of the Road

Driving on the Right Side of the Road

Driving on the WRONG side of the Road

Driving on the Right side of the Road! Otherwise known as driving on the WRONG side of the road!! How hard is it to driving on the other side of the road? This is a question I have often contemplated but never really understood or worried about too much. It was inevitable the day would come when Continue reading

Sublime Simple Salted Caramel Fudge

Sublime Simple Salted Caramel Fudge

Salted Caramel Foodgawker

I don't think I will every tire of Salted Caramel! To me salted caramel is the pinnacle of favours, deliciously creamy, sweet and salty all at once.  When these flavours are made into a fudge I am in dessert heaven.  After a little trial and effort I am giving you the ultimate Salted Caramel Fudge Continue reading

The Villas of Byron Bay – THE place to stay!

The Villas of Byron Bay – THE place to stay!

Private Plunge Pool - Byron Villas

Staying in a five star property which exudes luxury brings with it an instant sense of calm. It's like taking a long breath out, a sigh... ahh! The Villas of Byron is just such a property. The villas are completely private and surrounded by a 9ft high rendered wall. A carved wooden door acts Continue reading

Corner Tree Cafe – Very Veggie

Corner Tree Cafe – Very Veggie

Corner Tree Cafe - spaghettini

In my recent and ongoing relationship with detox juices, I also tweaked my diet to eat lesser white carbs and meat. I am unable to make a 360-degree switch but an intake of more veggies on a regular basis isn't that hard at all! And what's great is that more and more restaurants promote a healthier Continue reading

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