What I’ve Cooked Recently

Food was the thing that made me start this blog to begin with. It was my original ‘lifestyle’ love whether it was making or eating it I wanted to share it. But recently food has been fairly dull in the flat. With limited budgets you have to buy the cheap food and that restricts what […]

Vegetable risotto with cheese bake

A simple vegetable risotto with a breadcrumbed cheese bake (to make up for not having any cheese to put in the risotto).

An Update And A Return

I feel like I have let you all down. I disappeared without a trace for months on end and honestly have no good reason for it at all. I have gone to restaurants, tried out new recipes and discovered a collection of new brands, flavours and ingredients. A stand out is a South African pub […]

Spiaggia

There are waves crashing against the rocks, soft sand on the feet and the suns warm rays shining down from the sky warming the shells and pebbles scattered along the shoreline. As far as the eyes can see there are men, women and children hunting out the best spots to lay themselves down and relax […]

Vapianos

I wouldn’t normally even bat an eyelid at reviewing what some might call a chain restaurant. But there’s something about this place, its relaxed atmosphere, low key but sophisticated decor and delicious food that not only pulls me back time and time again but also excites me enough to share it with you. My most […]

Chef the film

Chef, described as one of the comedy film must sees this summer, certainly doesn’t disappoint on providing comedy and food-induced dribbles. With a distinct two halves to the film, the plot of a great and ambitious chef being crushed down and not having the chance to shine and do food that he truly believes in, […]

Lunch is the perfect chance to try new places

Sometimes there can be so many gorgeous looking food places dotted along your daily walk or near to where you live and work but you never find the time to relax, spend a bit of extra cash and have an evening out. But that doesn’t mean you should miss out on some succulent and tasty […]