Beautiful Boeuf Bourguignon

So I’ve had some beef in the freezer for a while now that I’ve been meaning to make into boeuf bourguignon, but I just haven’t got round to it. Deciding I needed a break from all the hard essay writing (procrastination) I finally got around to it, and I must say it was totally worth…

Cake Makes Me Happy

This evening I was aimlessly looking through my cupboards (a worrying but common occurrence) when it struck me that I had all the ingredients for my favourite chocolate cake recipe.. Okay, I was an egg short, but my housemate had one spare, so it was pretty much fated that I would be making cake. There…

Thai food, anyone?

A little while ago my parents and brother came down to visit me, and we decided to try a Thai restaurant that I didn’t even know existed….and it completely blew me away! If you ever get the chance, I completely recommend Jasmine Thai. It was slightly pricey, but as a special occasion dinner it was…

Platefuls of Paella

I know that I’ve been a little quiet of late – I’ve been rather busy – but I can now share with you the deliciousness I have been making. And first up, (drumroll please!) is paella. I love paella. I’m not sure I can quite express how much I love paella, but it’s up there with…