After the months of planning, coordination, excessive expenditure and precision timing that went into my son’s 1st birthday (it had felt like I’d organized my wedding, again!), I’ll be honest, I was looking for an easy win for his 2nd year. Working full time, I just didn’t have the capacity to create another masterpiece, I…… Continue reading The Second (Chance) Birthday
What’s the point of them you may ask, a one year old doesn’t have the mental faculties to understand what is going on, remember anything about it in later life, or appreciate the social nuances that such an occasion presents, so why do we make such a big deal about a first birthday!? My theory…… Continue reading First Birthdays!
Since having Jack, my criteria for what makes a great dining experience may have subtly changed. Whereas once I considered the sophistication of cooking, the décor, the ambience and general coolness of the venue, these days I’m looking for a place that offers high chairs and a 5:00pm sitting! Luckily, The Apollo in Potts Point…… Continue reading It’s all Greek to me!
Macleay St Bistro is a Potts Point dining institution and has been around for over 30 years. It’s warm, cozy interior can often be overlooked by passers-by, who are attracted to the shinier more trendy eateries that have opened in recent years. However, being locals and having enjoyed many meals there pre-baby, my husband and…… Continue reading BYO Highchair