jenn jay tales

Jennifer Johnston shares her travel tales; life adventures; observations, photos and random thoughts

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Melbourne and the Grey Haired Brigade

Quality Time

I spent a weekend away in Melbourne with my mother recently – the main purpose was to see the Royal Military Tattoo performance.

Check out my story Melbourne and the grey haired crew

Edinburgh Castle in Etihad Stadium

Edinburgh Castle in Etihad Stadium

Sometimes its important to just slow down and take some time out to be with those you love.

mother and daughter time

mother and daughter time



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Melbourne is the Bombe

Donovans - bubbles at St Kilda Beach on a beautiful day = perfect

Donovans – bubbles at St Kilda Beach on a beautiful day = perfect

Travel with me on my week-end escape to Melbourne – birthday to celebrate, food to eat, hotel to relax in, bubbles to consume – but the Bombe – you’ll have to read this to discover more …….

Donovans Bombe Alaska - wow!

Donovans Bombe Alaska – wow!

It looks even more enticing on the inside

It looks even more enticing on the inside

Melbourne is the bombe

Melbourne in Autumn - beautiful!

Melbourne in Autumn – beautiful!

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Coffee, made with “Herculian” love

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The front page of the westender

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Yes there I am!

Published Article

I wrote this article a while ago. Thanks to the Westender paper in South Brisbane – for picking it up and publishing.  As a newbie writer – its exciting when you are published – so its worth a blog post!

Article published in Westender

Jenn’s article in the westender

Had to put in a few extra photos – I have such a lovely collection of Herc and his coffee shop.

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28 Squares Espresso – cappucino

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Herc from 28 Squares Espresso – Coorparoo

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Greek on Cav – Restaurant

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Greek on Cav’s owner – Mary

Want to know where to find the best honey puffs in Brisbane?

Greek on Cav – Restaurant in Coorparoo – please read my review published in weekend notes

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Effervescent George

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Little slice of Greek in Coorparoo

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