17 Aug 2016

Breakfast Recipe: Speedy Bircher Porridge


speedy bircher porridge recipe

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day but its often not the most exciting. Particularly on weekdays for those of us who work in an office and dash out the door each morning with seconds to spare. 

6 Jul 2016

A Viennese Whirlwind Weekend


city view of vienna

Vienna, Austria's capital city is affectionately known as the 'city of music’ as it was once home to numerous famous classical composers from Beethoven to Vivaldi. Today, the city's musical heritage lives on and you’ll often see Mozart impersonators touting classical concerts to flocks of tourists. Our visit was inspired by music but of the 21st century kind - Muse were in town and rather than catching their Drones tour in Manchester a weekend in Vienna sounded much more fun. 

3 Jun 2016

A Beauty Review: Neal's Yard Rejuvenating Frankincense Refining Cleanser

neals yard refining cleanser review

Every morning I look forward to using this cleanser because put simply, its just so lovely. It's true. I’ve been using Neal’s Yard Rejuvenating Frankincense Refining Cleanser religiously for the past 12 months and I’m hooked. Experts say if you make it past a year it must be a match so now feels like a great time to introduce you...

17 Sep 2015

A Honeymoon in Florence

wedding bride and groom balloon black white

Hey there, stranger! I've been a little quiet on the blog front lately. Life became rather hectic a few months ago with a new job and the big party that was our wedding happening simultaneously. It’s been a fun summer, lets catch up.

7 Apr 2015

Delicious Raw Cacao Balls

raw cacao balls recipe

Do you regularly crave chocolate or a sugar fix? Me too! After every savoury meal. I also lack the willpower to suppress my inner sugar-addict for more than a couple of days. I often give into temptation and have just one chocolate cookie or just one row of galaxy which inevitably leads to another, and another etc etc. Yes, I’m that weak! Recently I’ve been researching healthy sweet treats that are low in sugar but still give my tastebuds a satisfying sweet kick.