Archives for October, 2012

Movie Ticket Giveaway: To Rome With Love

Movie Ticket Giveaway: To Rome With Love
I always love receiving packages from Hopscotch Films because it means it’s movie ticket giveaway time. I have three ‘Admit Two’ free tickets to giveaway for the latest Woody Allen flick ‘To Rome With Love”. Full of romance and comedy, To Rome With Love follows four different storylines of characters in Italy , some American, some Italian, some residents and other visitors,... 

Balmain Art & Craft Show is almost here.

Balmain Art & Craft Show is almost here.
It’s that time of year when every suburb has its moment in the spotlight and for Balmain, it’s their The Balmain Art & Craft Show. I was impressed to discover that this will be its 17th year! This show brings together Australian and International artists, showcasing an extensive range of affordable and quality art, from contemporary to traditional, Indigenous works, emerging artists... 

Interview with Street Artist: Sid Tapia

Interview with Street Artist: Sid Tapia
Sid Tapia is a local Inner Westie, a truly talented artist and an all round lovely guy! I met Sid and his beautiful wife and daughter a couple of months ago when I was taking a photo of his fabulous Victory Lane wall in Camperdown. He was more than happy to have a chat with me about his work and I have been lucky to see him painting several times since then. The Victory Lane wall is one of my favourites... 

The Newtown Hotel re-opens this Friday… here’s a sneak peek.

The Newtown Hotel re-opens this Friday... here's a sneak peek.
I was excited to be asked if I’d like to have a ‘sneak peek’ at the Newtown Hotel renovation before the official opening this Friday (19 October)! How could I refuse? The Newtown Hotel is 130 years old so this facelift is long overdue. A significant nip and tuck has done wonders for this iconic Newtown landmark. Some of the highlights of the renovated Newtown Hotel include the reconstruction... 

Just a couple of things I love about the Inner West…

Just a couple of things I love about the Inner West...
The Inner West looks great in Spring. Here’s a couple of my favourite things. My addiction to Instagram continues. Photos of all the fabulous street art we are surrounded by can be seen in the @nemans account and my  @social_property_agents account contains photos of my wanderings through the beautiful suburbs of the Inner West.      Read More →

Spring Festival season is here!

Spring Festival season is here!
I love this time of year because Spring is jammed packed full of festivals. The first Spring Festival is kicking off in Marrickville on Sunday 21 October, closely followed by Surry Hills, Newtown and then the Glebe Street Fair. Keep the following dates free because there will be loads of fun, food and entertainment for the whole family. Marrickville Festival Sunday 21 October 11am – 5pm Marrickville... 

Spotlight on an Inner West Business: Dough Box Sweet and Savoury Delights

Spotlight on an Inner West Business: Dough Box Sweet and Savoury Delights
I love my late night treats at Dough Box on Enmore Road.The ‘Melted Moment’ crepe is my favourite (nutella, white chocolate, strawberries and marshmellows) and their savoury crepes look delicious as well. Fiona and George opened Dough Box about a year ago and a big thanks to both of them for taking the time to answer some questions about their Inner West business. Next time you’re... 
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