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in Food Lovers, Restaurant Reviews

Date Night Australasia

Being parents and owners of our own businesses, a date night is a rarity in our household these days. But we try to get out as a couple as much as we can and have some “together” time…cheesey I know. It helps that we’re both foodies and drinkies (is that a word?), and one of our favourite haunts in the city centre is Australasia, so that’s where we went for a recent evening out.

Date Night Australasia

I can, hands down, demolish the entire menu at Australasia, but I do try to exercise some restraint. There’s two ways to eat there – the usual, starter – main – dessert, or a tapas style series of small plates. This time round we shared two small plates, then a big plate each…then a dessert…each. Continue reading

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24 Hours in Stockholm

Continuing my travel Wanderlust theme on the blog this week, I’ve been thinking about which city on this wonderful planet I’d like to spend 24 hours exploring – and what I’d do in those 24 hours. I’ve been to Paris (one of my favourite places on earth), New York (where I got engaged) and Amsterdam (random trip with mummy)…so I’ve decided that I’d like to spend my 24 hours in Stockholm, Sweden. 

24 hours in Stockholm-hollygoeslightly from Holly Wood on Vimeo.

Having never been to Scandinavia, Sweden has always intrigued me and I love European cities, so am sure I’d fall in love with Stockholm. But what would I do with my day in the city?Continue reading