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Writer, blogger, mother, food-lover.
Still searching for the perfect breakfast.

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My WeekendNotes - 587
The cartoonish Quasimodo that adorns the entry to the Swan Bell Tower is misleading. Any thoughts of dusty wooden towers... [more]
If the thought of camping sends you into a fit of nervous rage and the closest to slumming it you will consider is a dou... [more]
According to the Australia Farmers Market Association, best practice farmers' markets are those where the stallholders a... [more]
It's easier than ever to get to Mandurah. You can drive there in less than an hour or catch the train and it's even quic... [more]
Although the link between the first of April and foolishness was originally made in 1392 by Geoffrey Chaucer in his epic... [more]
I have been writing for WeekendNotes for a little under two years, and it has been a massive learning curve from my earl... [more]
1. Guylian Belgian Chocolate Café Opening First up is the exciting news that Guylian Belgian Chocolate café is opening ... [more]
01/05/2017 - 31/05/2017
Growing up, chocolate desserts were limited to chocolate crackles and ice magic on vanilla ice cream. The notion of an e... [more]
Welcome to the Secret List: the ultimate list of fun and unusual things to do with your kids in Perth this month. Ma... [more]
This year Mother's Day falls on Sunday 14th May, but as usual there are a great range of free events starting weeks in a... [more]
Back for its third big year, the streets of Mount Hawthorn will be transformed into the popular Streets and Lanes Festiv... [more]
No one is saying a bouncy castle isn't a cool thing to have at a kid's birthday party, but you have to admit that a ding... [more]
The April school holidays are almost upon us and if you want your kids to be part of some of the best school holidays pr... [more]
23/03/2017 - 22/04/2017
There is a feast of free activities taking place this month, with many areas having cultural festivals and street partie... [more]
Welcome to the Secret List: the ultimate list of fun and unusual things to do with your kids in Perth this month. Ap... [more]
I was in my 20s when I sewed my first quilt. The fabrics were inappropriate, there wasn't a single straight line of stit... [more]
16/03/2017 - 18/03/2017
Welcome to the Secret List. A list of fun, different and unusual things to do with your kids in Perth each month. There... [more]
Quilting may have its roots in practical applications such as bedding, clothing and even early protective armour, but it... [more]
13/03/2017 - 24/03/2017
Forget beer, for the next six weeks Perth will be the home of Jack Daniel's, the iconic whiskey from Lynchburg, Tennesee... [more]
23/02/2017 - 09/04/2017
We are lucky in Perth to have so many top quality markets, but the newest market to launch is slightly different, with a... [more]
When most people think of the State Library of Western Australia, chances are they are thinking about books. What is les... [more]
PIAF, the Perth International Arts Festival is the longest running arts festival in Australia, and for 64 years has thri... [more]
10/02/2017 - 05/03/2017
Welcome to the Secret List. A list of fun things to do with your kids in Perth each month. There is something for every... [more]
Whether you are looking for fabulous free sunset markets, opera or rock music, new things to learn or places to visit - ... [more]
Perth people never need much of an excuse to wax lyrical about our beautiful beaches – but there is one month every year... [more]
03/03/2017 - 20/03/2017
Why celebrate New Year with just a kiss and some fireworks, when you can celebrate over ten enormous days with a massive... [more]
27/01/2017 - 05/02/2017
Many of us remember Abingdon Miniature Village's tiny quaint railways and village green, the golfer who had fallen out o... [more]
Perth's iconic Bell Tower, completed in 2001 and housing the celebrated St Martin-in-the-Fields bells is once again open... [more]
01/01/2017 - 29/01/2017
In recent years Perth has seen a proliferation of incredible new playgrounds, especially in the newest suburbs and many ... [more]
This year I started allowing my eldest daughter to ride her bike to and from school alone. There would be days when I wo... [more]
Australia Day Triathalon and Dualthon With a range of distances and categories from novices to serious runners, the... [more]
Happy New Year Secret Listers. Can you believe this is the 56th edition of the Secret List and it is now in its 6th year... [more]
January may be long and hot but it doesn't need to be expensive. Here are some of the best free events taking place in P... [more]
01/01/2017 - 31/01/2017
It's that time of year when two things are guaranteed – the kids will (try) and start behaving in anticipation of a visi... [more]
Moana, to be released on Boxing Day, hits another strike in Disney's recent animated offerings. It was bound to succeed ... [more]
St Michael 6003 took over the space that was formerly occupied by iconic Perth restaurant Jacksons. A joint venture by s... [more]
It's a pretty clever name and the new sophisticated décor at what used to be Feast on Cambridge Street is also very plea... [more]
It seems that the more toys my children acquire, the quicker they become bored. It's as though the sheer weight of makin... [more]
Deck the halls with lots of tinsel – it's Christmas this month and there is no getting away from it. But school is over ... [more]
01/12/2016 - 31/12/2016
Northbridge Free Family Night This free family-friendly program starts at 4pm with a sing-a-long version of family ... [more]
With everyone being encouraged to wear bright and colourful clothing, costumes and head dresses and to bring a light, to... [more]
Perth people aren't too fond of standing in queues. We may do it for brunch or possibly to get into the Western Derby, b... [more]
18/11/2016 - 24/12/2016
With their ice-cream sandwiches featuring as the main image on a recent Urban List 'Perth Desserts Bucket List', it is l... [more]
Welcome back to the Secret List. A list of fun and unusual things to do with your kids each month. There is something ... [more]
By the time you find The Kiosk, hidden away at City Beach there is nothing between you and the beautiful Indian Ocean ex... [more]
The Kaleidoscope festival is Western Australia's first festival of illumination with a range of exciting experiences ove... [more]
10/11/2016 - 13/11/2016
There is a lot to love about Little Way. It's accessible and funky, the menu is unusual, the servings generous and the p... [more]
Every year there is one weekend where all the cool events are scheduled – and this year it seems to be the weekend of Oc... [more]
22/10/2016 - 23/10/2016
Returning by popular demand, is the exciting Burswood Family Food and Fun Market on Friday 11th November. Run by the MiL... [more]
Russell Brown Adventure Park in Minim Cove (Mosman Park) is an award-winning and innovative nature play and adventure pl... [more]
As the weather (hopefully) warms up, we head into school fete season, and with that in mind, this is a list of some of t... [more]
Last year's popular pop-up water park Xscape at the City is back in 2016 with a much friendlier name: Splash City. Op... [more]
04/11/2016 - 05/02/2017
The huge and fabulous Garage Sale Trail will be taking place this year on Saturday 22nd October with over 10,000 garage ... [more]
School holidays, take a breath. All families need a break, and this Secret List has plenty of fun, different and unus... [more]
Look no further for a huge list of free activities to do across Perth these Sept/Oct school holidays. Freo Treasure... [more]
23/09/2016 - 09/10/2016
I remember visiting the St Marys World Fair's when I was a kid. Held once every five years, they seemed the biggest even... [more]
The weather is getting warmer and there is a delicious smell on the breeze – it must mean the Twilight Hawker Markets ar... [more]
14/10/2016 - 28/04/2017
Seen and Heard are a group dedicated to encouraging young people, mainly in the Shire of Mundaring, to be active in the ... [more]
28/09/2016 - 07/10/2016
Miss Maud may technically be Swedish, but for anyone living in Perth over the past 40 years, Miss Maud's is 'Aussie-as'... [more]
Hey Griller is a relatively new restaurant to the foodie stomping ground in Vic Park. With an Asian Fusion menu, this sm... [more]
Opening in early September, The Secret Life of Pets is the latest film by Minion creator Chris Meledandri. While it is a... [more]
Say goodbye to winter and send the kids outside. September is the month of lengthening days and warmer weather. Bliss. T... [more]
Sprolo – a whimsical combination of 'spro' (barista shorthand for espresso) and 'yolo' (you only live once). It's a cute... [more]
Could this be Perth's coolest job? Working at the 2016 Perth Royal Show selling bags of fun and sugar to fellow show-goe... [more]
04/08/2016 - 01/10/2016
There used to be a time when University Open Days were dry and stuffy, strictly for the students and probably not much f... [more]
August 1-5 Everyone will enjoy the vibrant colours and familiar subject matter of the Chronicle art exhibition by Sio... [more]
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