Willow, Burleigh Heads

Willow, Burleigh Heads

Firstly, let me begin by saying: date night, wheeee!  Thanks to the folks at Willow Dining Room who offered us a voucher to put towards our dinner because it made me get my a into g and book a night out.  When nights out are few and far between it had better be...
Korean Charcoal BBQ, Mermaid Beach

Korean Charcoal BBQ, Mermaid Beach

It was lunch for one when I got a mummy (read: sanity) break from my boys.  With the cold, rainy weather I needed something warm and hearty.  I felt like Ramen but on a Monday not much is open.  So I headed straight back to one of my old favourites for a Dolsot...
Le Cafe Gourmand, Mermaid Beach

Le Cafe Gourmand, Mermaid Beach

A lovely friend offered to babysit my two year old boys (crazy?  maybe… but thanks a million Gemma!), so my next thought was: where do I want to eat?  I had previously tried to visit Le Cafe Gourmand but missed out on a Monday.  I’m so glad I visited, and...
Where's Relish?

Where's Relish?

So why haven’t I been posting of late?  It’s not like I haven’t been trying people!  For those of you who don’t know, I only blog about a café or restaurant when I love it.  For two reasons: Dear readers, I wish you to enjoy only the best local...
Relish revisit: Ten Japanese Restaurant

Relish revisit: Ten Japanese Restaurant

Since our last visit to Ten I’ve been dying to visit again.  Cynically I wondered if it would be as good.  Also now we are on a budget it was a splurge spending $45 on a 3 course lunch (each), so I wondered what it would be like.  I’m happy to report it was...