Summer time in Melbourne; jaunts to the beach, alfresco dining, all the festivities of the silly season and CHERRIES! Yummy, yummy cherries.
Victoria is one of Australia's key states to produce the country's cherries. The region's favourable weather conditions are perfectly suited to maintain cherry tree orchards.
Did you know, there are 10 cherry farms to visit in Victoria?. In cherry picking season, usually around mid November until mid January, you can take your family along to one of the following farms, and pick your own cherries to feast on or bake with at home.
Speaking of baking, do you need some cherry recipes to try out? The following recipes use cherries as the focus ingredient. Once you're done devouring your fresh cherries picked from the farm, why not choose one of the following recipes to use up your remaining kilo or two:
One of the world’s most famous stories is being brought to life this summer by Playhouse Pantomimes! Join them on a magical journey through a mystical world in their mesmerising current production of 'Alice in Wonderland.'
Dining out with the kids is not always easy, but it can be even harder trying to find family-friendly options when you are vegetarian, vegan, paleo or gluten free. If you can relate to this, make Plant Based Mum your go-to blog.