Pukeko Bakery – Reviewing and Lusting.

Honestly the most delayed post ever!!  But yeah, so here are some photos from 2 weeks ago – when we tripped to New Market/ Parnell via FOOT. And had our fill of some seriously nom carbs. A few years back, I tried my first ever Pukeko cinnamon walnut brioche – since then its been nothing but great raves and … Continue reading

Brunching at Domain and Ayr

Nothing like a good Tuesday brunch meet up. Location of choice: Domain and Ayr Previously home to the ‘Kokako Cafe’, Domain and Ayr is at the junction of Domain drive and Ayr Street between a hair salon that looks to be never open and Al and Petes take out. Nothing too drastic has changed except … Continue reading

Bake Sale and some Pukeko Love

Beautiful beautiful weather today, makes studying for the big -D week (D for death) even less appealing.. Being a Saturday dad and I decided to head to the Parnell markets – the one by the community centre  – for some quick-lunch + bake sale perve. He handed me the cash and told me to go wild. Uh. Unwise. The … Continue reading

La Boulange – mini mini france

Vases filled with dried field flowers. Cursive writing on the windows. Chalk board menus. And a good looking french lad behind the counter. Oh how I love. La Boulange is a small cafe/ patisserie /mini french deli in Herne Bay, they offer the most delish fresh pastries – both savory and sweet + a small but extensive range of french goodies  (stock range from shaped … Continue reading