The Day I Went to #CoopWineTasting

According to a survey in 2015 of over 6000 people each of us in the UK ,over 15 years old, drinks enough alcohol in a year that is equivalent of 115 bottles of wine. From having a drink with our evening meal, unwinding on a Friday night with friends in the pub or making the most […]

Rustic Or Just Half-Hearted: Bianco43 Croydon Review

I recently brought the phrase “Helping people explore places with positivity” into my Twitter bio to explain not only my professional job but also for this blog. I love to write about things and give others the Lowedown (play on my surname klaxon) on where is worth going and where is not. Every time I […]

Food And Drink Empties, July 2016

I mentioned back in my home and beauty empties for July that a food and drink one would be on the way. They are coming to you rather later than I expected they would but I still want to share my thoughts on these products with you. In July I mainly ended up trying out […]

The Allergy And Free From Show

A show in a place like Kensington Olympia that claims to be all about helping people find things they can eat sounds like a brilliant idea that will be crammed full of tasty things. But that whole thought process seems to only apply to the event if you are intolerant to gluten. If like me […]

Attempting Accuracy (Health and Fitness)

I used to do archery. Back then I was all about accuracy. From hitting the target to getting the best score and as time went on trying to not be so accurate to keep splitting my arrows by putting another one straight down the middle. Seriously it sounds good but it was possibly the most […]

Curried couscous croquettes

So I decided I wanted to do something a little more interesting with couscous than I normally do. The result was curried couscous croquettes which involved carrot, onion, garlic and curry powder. They were put with a curly kale cream sauce and chive potato wedges. Ingredients: 1/2 cup of dried couscous mixed with 1/2 cup […]