“The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate” Oprah Winfrey Well this week was my birthday. It also coincided with my boyfriend’s restaurant opening in Liverpool. This of course meant an opportunity for 3 of my favourite things… clothes, shopping and eating! I started my day by… Continue reading Birthday fun!
“Breakfast is everything. The beginning, the first thing. It is the mouthful that is the commitment to a new day, a continuing life.” A.A.Gill After the fun of the quiche cups last week, I’m trying another batch cook! It worked really well last time so fingers crossed it does again! This is my version of… Continue reading Working breakfast
“Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall” F. Scott Fitzgerald Summer is my favourite season, mainly because it’s easier to get hold of more colourful clothes and shoes! However, I have managed over the years to build up a few options for autumn! One of the most exciting moments of… Continue reading Arrival of Autumn
“The differences between a tart, a pie and a quiche are a blur.” Yotam Ottolenghi Being a coeliac I have to be pretty careful what I eat. Being a coeliac on Weight Watchers is worse because gluten free bread etc has so many points! Okay I know its because it has so much sugar and… Continue reading Crazy for Quiche (cups!)
“I finally figured out the big, elusive secret to weight loss. Don’t eat! Who knew? Richelle E Goodrich I love food. Like all food. But especially cake. And ice cream. And biscuits. And anything sweet! Because I ate reasonably healthy meals I very gradually put on the weight. I’d tell myself that I was bloated,… Continue reading Success!
“I must be a mermaid, Rango. I have no fear of depths and a great fear of shallow living” Anais Nin New month new hair! My roots were getting pretty horrific so a hairdresser appointment was well overdue! I’ve missed having blue hair and so…. This hair meant I had to wear my new What… Continue reading I feel like the sea!
Day 2 – night! After an amazingly relaxed afternoon, the evening involved going to the West End and enjoying 42nd street – it was so good! And my beloved Bodeans had a branch right opposite (yummy American BBQ food!) In case you hadn’t guessed the diet went completely out of the window during this trip!… Continue reading London calling part 2
“Why, Sir, you find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.” Samuel Johnson I wasn’t able to go to Twinwood this year. I was really upset and so… Continue reading London calling! Part 1…
A few weeks ago my friend introduced me to a brand called spicentice. They do these amazing spice and herb mixes with recipe cards. They had a 20% discount so I bought a tonne of different ones to try. I added the chips and wedges mix to some carrot batons to make 0sp “chips”. It’s… Continue reading Stuffing my face with souvlaki!
Sometimes you feel like stepping a bit outside your comfort zone. When the collectif sale came round I was incentivised to try a new style of dress after seeing a load of people buying it in a Facebook group I’m part of and then raving about it. The dress? Carmen. When it first arrived and… Continue reading Ice cream in Carmen