Roasted Red Pepper and Pork Burgers

Waking up to sun shining through my shutters, walking out of the door without a coat and having lunch breaks at work sitting on the grass instead of cooped up in a canteen – I love this time of the year. My summer pumps have come out, I have dusted off my sunglasses and I […]

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Summer Weekend in The Forest of Dean

June is officially the start of summer (YAY) and I couldn’t think of a more perfect way to start it than with a weekend away! But where to this time…? G and I woke up on Friday morning and after ensuring we had remembered everything from our weekend bags and sliders, to the banana bread […]

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Banana, Blueberry & Pumpkin Seed Loaf

If you’d have asked me 5 years ago what my favourite sweet treats were I’d have said brownies, Victoria sponge cake and flapjacks… Now, don’t get me wrong these classic bakes are still some of the hardest for me to resist but banana bread and carrot cake now rival it out to be my top […]

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Hutong at The Shard

Whilst last Saturday was filled with excitement from the Royal Wedding, G and I were celebrating another very special occasion – G’s dad’s 60th birthday! It was the most beautiful day in London with clear blue skies and the sun shining from early morning until sunset. We jam packed the weekend full of activities, food, […]

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Balance Festival 2018

Balance Festival is the destination for individuals embracing a healthy lifestyle. The annual event spans a whole weekend where you can get involved with unique fitness classes, live cooking demonstrations, meditation and yoga, in addition to learning about new food, active wear and start-up brands. This year the weekend ran from 11th – 13th May […]

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Secret Escape to Donnington Valley Spa

When I knew that I had a long weekend free for the May Bank Holiday I was rattling my brain to think of how to spend it. In London, the options are endless whether you want to go out for bottomless brunch, recline on sun loungers in one of the many beautiful parks, have a […]

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Afternoon Tea at May Fair Kitchen

I love surprises, but if there’s one thing I love more it is surprisING. So, without being too extra, I do occasionally like to plan nice things that G (or others) don’t know about. Before I go any further I must add that I’m not actually sure whether it is a good or bad thing […]

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Val in Motion…

In March I was lucky enough to jet off to Val d’Isère in France for a week of blue skies, snow and skiing with my family. To read more about what I got up to, click here for my full blog post – there’s everything from my favourite runs, my top resort restaurants and, well…everything […]

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Sunrise Yoga at the Sky Gardens

Does anyone else get that mid-week slump, where you wake up and realise that last weekend seems like a distance memory and the weekend approaching feels too far away to be excited? Well, I do! My job at the moment requires me to work every other weekend and that means on the Wednesday pre my […]

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Slow Roasted Greek Leg of Lamb

When I was down to host a dinner party for my siblings and their partners I knew I had to make something that ticked a lot of boxes. It had to be on the healthy side because we had just got back from our skiing holiday where far too much cheese, wine and chocolate was […]

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