The North Shore has been home for Nina Paine all her life. Her father was a GP in St Ives before his death at the age of 36, and her mother was the calm and knowledgeable first point of contact for staff, students, parents and visitors at Ravenswood School for Girls in Gordon for almost 30 years.
If there’s one thing I have learned it’s that all children love to play, but every child’s needs may be different. I am hoping that this information can help give all children the experience of adventure, achievement, imagination and excitement in their play. Our local governments should be providing play spaces suitable to children of all abilities, so I went out looking for them. I found two playgrounds – one on the North Shore in Chatswood, and one just off the North Shore in Ryde.
Jack and Lucy from Gordon Shoe Repairs are celebrating the ten-year anniversary of their store in Gordon Centre; I enjoyed popping in recently for a chat and to say congratulations!
On the topic of wedding dresses there is one name on the North Shore that is sure to come up. For over thirty years, Peter Trends Bridal on the Pacific Highway in Roseville has created the perfect bridal gown for multiple generations of Sydney women.
This month, let’s talk Grandparents!
Glen Street Theatre is excited to announce a diverse 2017 season at their beautiful 400-seat theatre located in Belrose on Sydney’s north shore. The theatre will present dramas, comedies, music events, satire and children’s theatre from a variety of arts companies and producers from around the country.
When it comes to outdoor space, contrary to what most people think, size really isn’t an issue. There are endless ways to liven up your balcony or courtyard with clever planting and furniture. With a little thought and some good advice you can turn your concrete space into a living oasis.
There is nothing quite like Christmas! Spending quality time with family and friends, singing carols, enjoying the warm glow of twinkling lights.
We chat to 5 owners of 5 leading restaurants: Sails Lavender Bay, Garfish, The Boathouse, Aqua Dining, Black Mocha.
A good friend of mine and I, being mothers decided to set off just after school holidays, leaving our kids with our muchly appreciated family, for a getaway refresh and catch-up.