Satay Ria Malaysian Restaurant 

As we ventured around Fortitude Valley, we obviously went around Chinatown too.. we found a Malaysian restaurant called Satay Ria which had won a few awards as seen hanging up in the restaurant & decided to try it..  The iced kopi was really good.. worth having & was definitely a highlight.  The wonton soup was…

Club Sofitel Lounge at Sofitel Brisbane Central

One of the best things of staying at Sofitel Brisbane Central is the Club Sofitel Lounge. A wind down drink to start off the weekend away… as well as throughout our stay as the weekend continues…  With canapĂ©s of different varieties.. & breakfast in the mornings… a variety of hot options such as eggs, bacon,…

Brisbane weekend trip

Each year, hubs & I go away for our anniversary.. depending on our schedules, some years, we just go to Brisbane for the weekend.. this was our view from our stay at the Sofitel Brisbane Central! This year, we booked early & got their suite package which was on special.. As it was our anniversary,…

Tubby Hubby ice cream for Ben & Jerry Free Cone Day

As you all know, I love ice cream so Ben & Jerry Free Cone Day is a hard event to resist attending.  This year, I caught up with a girlfriend for dinner first & we made it into line just in time! So we tried the new Tubby Hubby flavour which is peanut butter ice…

Sugarless banana coconut & date cake

Recently, we have attempted to reduce our sugar intake. Might not show as much through what I still post… lol.. but we are not totally off sugar. We have decided to adopt the 80/20 rule where we allow 20% of our intake to contain sugar but where we can, we will reduce or avoid it….

Breakfast at Home Plate Kitchen

Recently, a new cafe opened up called Home Plate Kitchen & we went to give it a try for breakfast..  Hubs got a mango smoothie which was really good & the coffee is amazing there too.  Being really hungry that morning, I got a big breakie (which I usually can’t seem to go pass even…

T-bone Tuesday at Hotel CBD

Hotel CBD is our local bistro & pub. Every Tuesday is T-bone Tuesday.. so one Tuesday, we headed over k got ourselves a T-bone steak.. I got mine with salad & chips together with a side of dianne sauce. The servings are huge & I had only managed to finished it.. we had also gone…