27th sun rotation

It’s my birthday! The annual celebration of my rotation around the sun. I’m sort of sad to see 26 go, it was a good year, highs and lows but mostly really good then again if it was so good I can only imagine how great 27 is going to be. Yes I was spoiled, I […]

feta sweet potato jackets by @dailydishforyou

4 sweet potatoes, washed 200g feta cheese 1 red onion, finely sliced 1 fresh chilli, deseeded and finely chopped 1 lime, halved and squeezed 1 tub plain yogurt 10g fresh coriander 2tbsp olive oil salt and pepper 1. Preheat oven to 200deg 2. Cut the sweet potatoes into quarters lengthways. Place on a baking tray, […]

right. let’s do this shit!

So as of yesterday (well Tuesday) my life took a turn and I’m officially a freelancer. I am my own boss. The only person that can put me down or pick me up now is me. I am scared fucking shitless, it’s nerve wrecking and daunting and I feel like I’m way in over my […]

chickpea couscous with haloumi from @dailydishforyou

200mg haloumi cheese cut into slices (7mm) 250g couscous 2tsp vegetable stock granules 250ml boiling water 1 tin chickpeas – open and drain 200g cherry tomatoes 3tbsp red wine vinegar 3tbsp olive oil 1 fresh chilli – deseeded and chopped fine 6 leaves fresh mint chopped coarsely 6leaves basil torn into pieces 25g butter cling […]

Let’s colour!

Due to the popularity of last week’s colouring in page I thought I’d share another one this week again. Because Monday’s need colouring! Same designer as last week – Valentina Harper – but I have a few of my own coming soon :)

#choosebeautiful

Protect your self-confidence, by remembering that to be alive is an act of courage. Don’t allow to be unnecessarily influenced by other people thinking. Most of the times we deny our own beauty because others can’t or won’t recognize it. Then, instead of accepting ourselves as we are, we try to imitate what we see […]

the castle of cupcakes

We got a lovely book in the post called The Castle of Cupcakes by Lynn Bedford Hall (the food writer) and of course I couldn’t wait to get home and read it to Fysh, who by the way thoroughly enjoyed it. It’s a story about Mattie who enters a secret dreamworld of animals every night, […]