the secret garden that’s not so secret anymore

the secret garden that’s not so secret anymore

How are you people?  How was your week end? It''s been a beautiful summer weather here in Perth.  Average temperature is just below 30 celcius, until yesterday it reached 38C OMG...hot...hot...hot! But I think it will go down to around 30s, which is still bearable for my liking.  Good time for some beach actions, I [...]

spring is in the air

spring is in the air

On Sunday the weather turned out to be pretty good, sunny and 19 C.  So, in a spur moment the father of my children suggested that we went for a drive to see some wild flowers up in the hills.  Typical him, we actually could just go to Kings Park or some wild flowers farm [...]

city of perth library

city of perth library

So, this school holiday is pretty busy for us. With swimming competition on the go, one boy has to stay home for training while his brother went to Rottnest Island with friends for couple days. I know, it's tough life for a swimmer hey! On Thursday I thought I would take the boy to the [...]

the quay & the fringe

the quay & the fringe

So finally yesterday we had a free time in the afternoon and went to check out Elizabeth Quay. Apparently this place and the Fringe World is at the moment the most happening ones in Perth! 😀 Though we live in Perth, we rarely went to the city part. Sometimes it's hard to find time after [...]

daisies at cottesloe

daisies at cottesloe

Today I have my day off, after working almost every day in two weeks I feel so happy to finally get day off!  Don't get me wrong I like to work but full-time is not for me obviously :p So, after picking up twin #1 from swimming and dropping #2 to the basket ball camp, [...]

perth upmarket

perth upmarket

It's Monday night in my part of the world, I know I need to go to bed because it's 5 am morning swimming for my boys tomorrow....so this mama needs to get up half an hour before 5 to make breakfast and stuff. But, before I'm going to la la land, I'd like to share [...]

what’s on perth: manning market

what’s on perth: manning market

Saturday for our family is market day! 🙂 After the boys finished their swimming, we usually go straight to the market.  The closest one for us is The Manning Farmer Market. We would first get our fruits, vegetables, bread, and fresh-cut flowers, before heading to the coffee and crêpe stalls 🙂 The crêpe is so [...]

what’s on perth : lo quay cafe

what’s on perth : lo quay cafe

  If you live in South of the River of Perth, here is another place to hang out with your loved ones or friends. Located along the Canning river, Lo Quay's café offer variety of food and open for breakfast and lunch. Mind you, after 3pm you only can order drinks and cakes not hot [...]