• Miscellaneous

    Shaping up on a vegan diet

    Today’s post is a bit of a detour from what I normally write about, but IΒ wanted to share my tips and tricks for getting in shape on a vegan diet. I am by no…

    February 14, 2017
  • Recipes

    Vegan beef wellington

    I have to admit, I’ve never had a real beef wellington, but I have had other things wrapped in pastry and honestly, is there anything more decadent and delicious? It can instantly elevate any…

    January 31, 2017
  • Travel

    Tucson travels

    Last week I returned from aΒ trip back home to Tucson where I spent a couple weeks soaking up as much sunshine, burritos and tequila as my body could handle. Which, truth be told, wasn’t…

    January 18, 2017
  • Miscellaneous

    2016: A year in review

    It’s been a while since my last blog post, which is partly due to some things that have been out of my control. It’s always a bit weird over the holiday season anyway, but…

    December 30, 2016
  • Travel

    City break: Porto, Portugal

    I just returned from a very quick, 2-night trip to Porto and have to admit that I had zero expectations for this little city break. I did do a little bit of last minute…

    December 13, 2016
  • Miscellaneous

    Leicester vegan fair review

    On Saturday the Leicester vegan fair returned for the third and final time this year, this time taking up the space within Fullhurst College. I wasn’t sure what to expect this time around. The…

    November 22, 2016
  • Miscellaneous

    Mourning America

    On Tuesday my country elected Donald Trump as president… How do I even continue on from this sentence? What can I say that hasn’t already been said? I debated writing something, as some may…

    November 10, 2016
  • Recipes

    Chicken style seitan

    I have to admit I’ve only recently discovered seitan. Sure, I’ve eaten it in restaurants a number of times, but I was always too scared to try cooking it myself. I bought a bag…

    November 8, 2016
  • Travel

    The Kennard Hotel in Bath

    Hopefully you will have seen my previous post on my experiences in Bath, including some amazing food experiences and a lovely spa morning. I also wanted to do a separate review of the Kennard…

    November 1, 2016
  • Restaurant reviews Travel

    A weekend in Bath

    I just returned from a really lovely anniversary weekend in Bath. For our 6th (6th!!!) wedding anniversary we decided to go somewhere new that neither of us has been – somewhere that is romantic…

    October 27, 2016