Gig Weekend And The Rest

Hello! So Andy and I have been here for a couple of months now, and we’re settling into it nicely. Andy has moved from the hotel bar over to the beachside bar that the owner has just opened. We spent some time helping to get it ready for opening night (I obviously loved the set…

Scilly Tabi

So we have arrived! Okay, we’ve been here for nearly 2 months (!), but time flies when you’re having fun and I haven’t yet had much chance to update the blog. My notes from the start of our journey still feel fresh however, despite the dramatic change in weather! So I’ll fill you in on…

Life Update & Change of Direction

Hello again… It’s been a fair little while since I’ve managed to update this blog with recipes, and I don’t foresee it getting any easier to find time to do so over the next few months. I think it’s time to adapt, and use this as more of a diary style blog, interspersed with recipes….

Beautiful Baklava

So I have a ridiculously sweet tooth, and therefore a slight baklava addiction… If you haven’t had it, it’s a wonderful mix of filo pastry, honey and nuts. What’s not to love? (Unless you have a nut allergy or are an infant under the age of 1…. In which case, I recommend cake). I always…

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…