Favourites

Daniel Son

In the old days, I thought I knew what good breakfast meant. Good breakfast meant not being poisoned, punched or insulted, maybe with a view and proba...

Bentleigh East

Merchants Guild

The south-eastern pocket of Bentleigh has been crying out for somewhere decent to eat. All of Bentleigh has, actually. It's this bizarre restaurant su...

Carnegie

Spilt Milk

Unfortunately, we will have to close the blog now. Yes, I know, there are hundreds of places to eat breakfast that we haven't been to yet. (Melbourne ...

Restaurant

Nest @ Waterways

If you're heading toward Edithvale, you might consider turning right at Governor Road. Amid a vast expanse of paddocks and wetlands is one of those co...

Favourites

Mother’s Day Edition

Once a year, tiny people make a mess in the kitchen and then inevitably spill things when they enter the bedroom. They call this day 'Mother's Day', b...

McKinnon

Limonatta

Sometimes people spell things in cre8ive ways to appear more exotic or smarter. Examples include Jaxon, Kwik Kopy and Limonatta. Just to be clear, it ...

Ormond

Ormond Providore

Once upon a time, there was a piglet called Albert. He was an astute and ambitious fellow, and he decided that when he grew up, he wanted to be someon...

Bentleigh

Bent Espresso

To be honest, I woke up this morning and, faced with the prospect of another serving of poached eggs and avocado, felt a little green. How I longed fo...

Carnegie

Huff Bagelry

In 2009, when we lived in Ormond and frequented the most excellent Thai food on Koornang Road, someone put up a sign for a 'bagelry'. First I went "Wh...

Bentleigh East

Junto

My partner first took me to Junto under a great deal of duress. He kept saying "You'll like it, I promise!"and I kept saying "It's in a local shopping...