Welcome to 5 Simple Things, where we give our tips on 5 things that normally include: listen, drink, watch, eat & an activity to do. And this week, more restrictions are being eased here in Australia, so head out and support your local.
LISTEN: COUNTRY MUSIC DOCO SERIES
If you don't like country music then this documentary could change that. Ken Burns deep dives into the history and impact of country music. Watch it on SBS On Demand now:
TRAVEL: ROAD TRIPPING
We might not be jumping on planes for a while but for most of us regional travel is back on. Study a map and plan out a good old fashioned road trip with a few mates:
COOK: GREEN CHICKEN (BY THE THREE BLUE DUCKS)
Its getting colder and there's not much better than a spicy roast chicken. Check out this recipe that the Three Blue Ducks have shared on their website, bound to be a winner:
DRINK: MOTORCYCLE OIL HOPPY PORTER (YOUNG HENRYS)
Normally I like a lighter ale than the Motorcycle Oil Hoppy Porter from Young Henry's. But as the weather chills, I'm finding it delightfully agreeable, a great winters drink.
SUPPORT: YOUR LOCAL
As shops re-open and we all get out and about, there's never been a better time to support the stores that make our local communities a vibrant place to live.