Dutchys Bakehouse

Dutchy’s Bakehouse

We live in North Brisbane but are still regulars at Dutchy’s Bakehouse on the Sunshine Coast.  Not only do they provide wonderful Dutch bread but a whole array of other baked goods…along with friendly service. Today they celebrated three years – gefeliciteerd!  There was a great celebration with […]

Tip #1 for learning Dutch: use a song

When learning Dutch (Nederlands), I found one great method was to find a song I liked and listen to it over and over. If it’s something you enjoy the sound of then it’s not difficult to do, and just like learning songs in your native language (English for me), the rhythm helps the words stay in your head (even get stuck there sometimes)!

Koala Renee Rescue

What began as a routine shopping trip became a little more adventurous yesterday. On Dohles Rocks Road, Murrumba Downs (near the Tavern), traffic was at a standstill and it wasn’t just the ongoing roadworks – a small koala was running across the road, dodging cars. This is the story of the rescue of a koala that was named Renee…with a lovely surprise ending.