Drink: Grapefruit Gin & Tonic Slushie

A sip or two of this citrus slushie will start your spring BBQ with a swing. A great twist on the classic gin & tonic, this drink is sharp and refreshing with more buzz than a bumblebee in a sunflower....

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Chinese Salmon and Crispy Kale

Sweet and salty, crispy seaweed stylee kale and succulent, pink, salmon with just a hint of the orient. A Chinese whisper if you will..

Chinese Salmon & Crispy Kale I've always loved the Crispy Seaweed that you get at the Chinese.  I think … Continue Reading ››

5 Quick and Healthy Breakfast Ideas

This is the time of year when we all look at our waistlines and sigh (if you're reading this and thinking 'not me' - then lucky you!) It's the time when we give up all those things we enjoy in the hope that THIS will be the year that we attain our … Continue Reading ››

The 12 tips of Christmas

This year, at the ripe old age of 38, I hosted my first ever Christmas at home.  It was nerve-wracking, exhausting, exciting, fulfilling and well, wonderful. We didn't have a big crowd so I was eased in gently.  My brother and his girlfriend joined us on Christmas Eve for some festive … Continue Reading ››

A festive feast: Cranberry Glazed Poussins with ‘Bauble’ & Squeak

With the festive season upon us I must confess I've been rather slack on the blogging front (sorry!)  I have however been working on one little piece that I'm rather proud of and that I hope you'll try this Christmas. Recently published on wayfair.co.uk, here's my recipe for Cranberry … Continue Reading ››

Recipe: Apple Flapjacks

Oats, apple, golden syrup and just the smallest hint of cinnamon. What's not to love about these meltingly soft, sweet apple flapjacks?

The great thing about flapjacks is that despite the fact that they're clearly a yummy little treat; sweet and gooey like a slice of cake, they're made from oats and … Continue Reading ››

Savouring the seasons and creating idyllic moments, one meal at a time…