Spicy Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

Well there’s not a recipe easier out there, yet every year I still manage to nearly burn them…Roasted Pumpkin Seeds! After all your pumpkin carving from Halloween and Bonfire Night (please don’t judge G and I’s below…) you want to make sure you don’t throw away the raw pumpkin seeds, because after about 15 minutes […]

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Paleo Banana Bread with Chocolate Chips

You know I like a banana bread – in fact I have said before that it is one of my favourite sweet treats. There is nothing quite like it, especially when it has chocolate chips in… The recipe I am sharing today is a paleo chocolate chip banana bread made with coconut flour and although […]

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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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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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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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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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