Camden Market at the Weekend

Camden is a unique little part of London. Teaming with tourists and locals alike it is famed for its market, offering everything from vintage fashion, music, art and a huge variety of street food. What could be better?! When you leave Camden Town tube station you wander down a street, a warren of punk, old-school […]

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4-Step Banana Muffins

Fancy making something super yummy and haven’t got much time? Forget the banana bread that takes 50 minutes to cook (although that is worth finding time to make). Instead… 4-Step Banana Muffins… I promise they won’t disappoint and they are as short and simple as this blog post! Ingredients: Makes 12 3 large bananas (ripe) […]

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Kew Gardens

Kew Gardens is one of those places that I’ve wanted to go to for absolutely ages but never got around to it because the weather wasn’t quite right, or I wasn’t in the mood for a long journey on the tube… Finally though, I managed to shake off all my excuses and head to south-west […]

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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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