Before I had my baby the day time goings-on in my local neighbourhood could not have mattered less to me. My husband and I and our friends busied ourselves testing the latest pubs, bars and gin stalls that have popped up in the last few years. Then, everything changed and going out at night became… Continue reading New baby? Need coffee? Here’s your ‘cut out and keep’ guide for Tooting
Tooting is a brilliant place to eat but as we count down the months to the baby’s birth, we’ve been trying to eat at places further afield we know are going to be a struggle to get to once he’s here. Lots of our friends have been raving about Nopi for ages so we felt… Continue reading Nopi Review
In December we found out that we’re having a baby, due in August, and we always knew we’d want to squeeze in at least one trip away before the newborn’s arrival. However, the outbreak of Zika virus in January just a week after we’d booked our ‘babymoon’ meant we had to cancel all plans for… Continue reading A Zika-free Babymoon
I wanted to try something different with this post. It won’t be all about food I’m sorry! 1. An autumnal walk along the High Line This is probably my favourite place in the city and one we always try to get to when we visit. Its quiet beauty makes you feel as if you could be anywhere… Continue reading 10 Things I Loved About Our Trip To New York
Before I went to Flesh and Buns I don’t think I appreciated how many different types of food Japanese cuisine is made up of. Many people associate the country with sushi or ramen so these funky little Japanese sandwiches were a revelation to me. Flesh and Buns scored points with me before we even arrived because… Continue reading Flesh And Buns Review
I have a small addiction to recipe books. I know I’m not the only one who salivates over the beautiful photos and makes big plans for all of the wonderful meals I’m going to cook – and then does nothing. When it comes down to actually planning meals and buying food, I always end up… Continue reading Thanks for the inspiration Jamie!
Dishoom is not just one of the most talked about restaurants at the moment but must also be mentioned for its stunning King’s Cross branch. I’ve talked a lot about my never-ending list of places to go and Dishoom was pretty much at the top. Especially as my husband kept making me jealous by going… Continue reading Dish Me Up Some More Dishoom!
I had forgotten how dead Clerkenwell is on a Sunday but as I strolled down from Angel in the sunshine, I couldn’t help but feel relaxed on the Sunday morning I visited Granger & Co. Being able to book a table at this much-talked about brunch/lunch spot had also helped in my relaxation – this… Continue reading Granger & Co, Clerkenwell Review
This is a really summery dish, which packs a punch in the flavour department, looks beautiful and is healthy too. 2 sea bass fillets – pin-boned and skin removed 2 red chillies Juice of two limes Coriander 1/2 red onion or 3/4 spring onions 1/2 pepper of any colour Salt and pepper Olive oil Tortilla… Continue reading Super Speedy Sea Bass Ceviche
This is a really easy dish to make but the mix of flavours is incredible and it looks pretty and is super tasty once it’s done too! 4 waxy potatoes Chorizo 6 large eggs Sweet peppers 1 Shallot Rosemary Parsley 1 lemon Method: This won’t take long I promise. First roast 3 or 4 small sweet… Continue reading Chorizo and Potato Frittata/Omelette