Each month we will be visiting all the greatest cafe’s in your local neighbourhood, giving you the heads up on our recommendations for those that are worth the visit. We’ll also showcase some yummy, fool proof recipes that are simple and tasty – for the busy parent.

Caffe 2773 @ Glenbrook

Our trip to visit Cafe 2773 in Glenbrook was such a nice surprise! We had heard wonderful things about this great cafe, but it’s another thing to experience it first hand. It’s INCREDIBLY FAMILY FRIENDLY, which is so nice as not all cafe’s are. All local organic produce it used in their meals, and you … Read more Caffe 2773 @ Glenbrook

Clarendon Tavern/Hot Rok Grill

244 Hawkesbury Valley Way, Clarendon We recently visited Clarendon Tavern, and had dinner at the HotRok Bar & Grill. It’s a great little restaurant, prices are reasonable, and the main meals were a great size, and very tasty. The kids meals are huge, and only $10 with free ice cream! Great value for money, and … Read more Clarendon Tavern/Hot Rok Grill

Parks & Coffee – The Perfect Combo for Mums

Cafe’s next to play areas – within walking distance We all love to keep the kids busy by taking them to a local park. But wouldn’t it be great to grab a quick cuppa to take with you to the park, and not have to stop multiple times, getting the kids in and out of … Read more Parks & Coffee – The Perfect Combo for Mums

Slow Cooked Steak Diane Casserole – Recipe

A SIMPLE, EASY TO PREPARE, TASTY MEAL FOR THE FAMILYI find that I tend to get out the slow cooker mainly in winter, and it’s the best time of year to cook up something hearty and tasty. Instead of frying or BBQing up steak, why not try this yummy Stead Diane Casserole.Suitable to feed 2 … Read more Slow Cooked Steak Diane Casserole – Recipe

The Marsden Brewhouse

Cnr Richmond Rd & Hawthorn Ave, Marsden Park We recently took ourselves off to vsit The Marsden Brewhouse, as we’d heard so many great things about the kids play area. And it’s so fantastic! You can sit outside undercover at some tables, grab a coffee, and let the kids go and play. We were there … Read more The Marsden Brewhouse

The Village Kitchen

83 Old Bells Line of Road, Kurrajong The pretty village of Kurrajong is well worth a visit, and has some great quaint boutique shops which are lovely to stroll through on a winter’s morning. We took a visit for a morning coffee to The Village Kitchen. The staff were very welcoming, and the cafe has … Read more The Village Kitchen