The Botanist

This has to be one of the best wine bars I have found on my side of the bridge, that can be compared to the likes of the hidden bars of Surry Hills and tucked around various parts of the suburbs surrounding the Sydney CBD. I had previously visited The Botanist one Friday evening after…

Glass Brasserie

After an absolutely exhausting and draining week of college on-site on my behalf and a busy week on Fashion Obsessed Girl’s side, it was lovely to know that we both had something to look forward to at the end of the week – a fancy dinner at Hilton’s one-hatted Glass Brasserie restaurant. We had made a booking…

Ippudo Blogger’s Dinner

A couple of weeks ago, I was thrilled when I received an invitation to attend Ippudo Sydney’s first ever blogger event. While I wouldn’t call myself a ramen connoisseur, I’ve tasted ramen at a few different establishments across Sydney and a few in Japan and know that the true ramen ‘masters’ take their art very…

Wooden Spoon Bar & Restaurant

‘ I told you we got off the bus too early,’ I hissed as we jogged across the crossing, the little red man flashing at us. ‘ Better to be safe than sorry’, Lara Croft retorted back at me as she also struggled with power-walking in her new heels. I had been invited to an…

End of Exams Carousing

Having your exams finish early is always a joy, but there are also the downsides. Less time to study being one… the other being that there’s no one to celebrate the end of exams with! Luckily this semester I didn’t have to wait long. Girlfriend Lara Croft also had her last exam for her degree this week,…

Zeta Bar

Why is it that on the Tuesday of the long weekend, you actually feel more poorly than on a regular Monday? I didn’t even have a terribly exciting long weekend, yet all of yesterday at work I felt half-asleep and on more than one occasion almost nodded off over my keyboard. At least I had…