Winter is well and truly here! With the cold weather setting in, many of us prefer to spend time staying comfy and warm inside as much as possible. So, we have compiled a list of ideas to keep you and your pets entertained and cosy this winter.

Winter walks

Although it is winter and quite cold, there are some great benefits to bracing yourself and going for a walk outdoors. Going for a walk outside means you get to wear your favourite coat, boots and scarf while getting a breath of fresh air. We have found a list of the many great walking tracks in Toorak. Some tracks will have you browsing past shops and others are nature-focused. Why not go for a morning walk to your nearest coffee shop and pick up a hot drink to keep you warm? Rouben’s Speciality Coffee are located outside TOK H and have a great range of delicious hot drinks perfect for that morning pick me up!

Keep your pets happy and cosy this winter

When the weather isn’t ideal for taking your pets to the park, it is still beneficial to make sure you give your beloved pets some attention. A great idea is to teach your pets some new tricks to keep them entertained and active. My Pet Warehouse has a wide range of toys, pet training products and pet clothing to keep your pets entertained and cosy this winter. For more tips on keeping your pet happy this winter, check out this list.

Gourmet pizza night

Whether you are entertaining with friends and family, or having a relaxing night at home, a delicious wood-fired gourmet pizza is the perfect accompaniment. The Food House Toorak has a range of artesian cheeses, Mediterranean foods and sauces perfect for toppings on your pizza. If you are a seafood lover, Fish N Grill is the perfect place to pick up some prawns and scallops for a delicious seafood pizza. If you are looking for a more traditional style of pizza, you are sure to get delicious deli meats from Cannings Free Range Butchers. If you are needing inspiration for your gourmet pizzas, Taste has a range of delicious recipes.

Pamper yourself

Winter is perfect for treating yourself to a nice relaxing hot bath with some bath salts, a soothing face mask and a book in hand. From bath salts to skincare, Blooms the Chemist has a wide range of products perfect for pampering yourself.

We hope this list helps you stay entertained and cosy this winter. For more tips and news, follow us on Facebook.