Santorini – The Place of Dreams

Scrolling through Instagram and Pinterest seeing landscapes scattered with tiny white houses with blue roofs, seafood and mezze platters with cold glasses of rosé and stunning sunsets set against islands poking out of the bright blue ocean – these places only exist in our dreams, right? Not quite… Santorini is known for being pretty magical […]

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‘The’ Oat & Raisin Cookies

Possibly the greatest cookie recipe of all time. Yes, that’s a big statement… Mumma and I made these cookies a while back and I remember wondering why we’d ever pick oat and raisin cookies over chocolate. Usually I found oat and raisin cookies dry and pretty tough, so I was sceptical. But, I love baking […]

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A Weekend in Paris

Paris has won my heart – what a beautiful city! G and I planned a surprise trip for his mum’s birthday and it was just the most perfect long weekend away. We started with prosecco on the Eurostar, strawberries and pastries, before hopping off 2 hours later to beautiful sunshine at Gard du Nord. As […]

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Easy One-Pan Shakshuka

Brunch is one of G and I’s favourite meals and whilst training for our Half Marathon we have been getting up early to go to the gym or completing a long run on our weekend mornings. When we are back we want nothing more than a scrumptious and filling brekky to fuel us up for […]

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The Spa at the Intercontinental

Not everyone can be 100% all of the time and that is most definitely okay – you just need to recognise when you need a little TLC. Gloomy weather doesn’t help the positive mental attitude either, but by occasionally treating yourself or having a timeout you can really improve your mental wellbeing. That’s why I […]

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It’s Pancake Day!

No time for reading, more time for flipping! This is a simple, but yummy take on the simple crepe recipe, using whole-wheat flour, skimmed milk and water. Top your pancakes with whatever you fancy – I always get every option out and then see what I fancy when it’s on my plate! Peanut butter, yoghurt […]

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Courgette & Lentil ‘Veggie-Balls’

Eating and experimenting with vegetarian food in January really did get me excited to come home every day to try something new. So, I’ve continued doing just that since the month ended. Now, no longer do I panic buy dinner in the evening and end up with something unimaginative or bland – instead I’m making […]

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Curried Root Veg Filo Pie

As I mentioned in my ‘Goals and Hopes for 2019’ blog post, G and I have decided to reset our bodies by eating vegetarian food for a month. At first G was sceptical but about a week in he really got into the swing of things and was probably eating healthier, better and more yummy […]

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Salted Caramel Yule Log

Christmas is my absolute favourite time of the year. However, now that the festivities are over we can reminisce the memories and I can finally get back to my blog to share with you my top, favourite, impossible-to-compete-with recipe of the season… Salted Caramel Yule Log! Even my older brother, who enjoys to hate my […]

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