When I booked my trip to New York last year, I had big ideas about the food I would be stuffing my face with. Pizza, pancakes, bagels, burgers, cheesecake - I wanted it all. Tom and I had spent ages looking into the best places to eat and getting recommendations from our family and friends. … Continue reading What I ate in New York City
It's part of the Christmas traditions to eat and drink as much as possible over the festive period, right? Maybe that's a tradition of my own, but it's a great one. That is until January hits and you have to start being relatively healthy again. For some reason, Christmas food and drink has some very … Continue reading Blogmas Day 16: Weird Food and Drink You Get at Christmas Time
One of the best presents you can get at Christmas time is food and drink. Foodies everywhere are hoping they find a delicious goodie in their stocking from Santa Claus, or if they've been really good a more luxurious food/drink present under the tree. So if you have a foodie in your life and are … Continue reading Blogmas Day 13: A Christmas Foodie Gift Guide
Christmas is a time for overindulging in copious amounts of yummy food and drinks. One of my favourite drinks around the festive season is Eggnog. This sweet, chilled, creamy drink is often overlooked as people are put off by the name. If you've not tried it, don't let the name put you off and give … Continue reading Blogmas Day 11: How to make the best Eggnog
Afternoon tea has seen a rise in popularity recently with many places offering a twist on the traditional sandwich and scone selection. This is something I've wanted to try for a long time but never got round to. That is until I saw Malmaison Liverpool offering a Festive Afternoon Tea. I love anything festive, … Continue reading Blogmas Day 10: Festive Afternoon Tea at Malmaison
For a lot of people, it often feels as though losing weight is a constant battle where you either feel guilty for eating or you feel hungry and miserable. Let's face it, not only is that going to leave you lacking any kind of motivation to lose weight, but it’s no way to live. If … Continue reading Snacking & portion control: Are you doing it right?
Last week the husband and I were down south visiting family and doing various Bank Holiday related activities. This obviously included eating lots of food, but what weekend of mine doesn't? We ventured into The Big Smoke (London) on Friday as we were heading to The Chelsea Flower Show (more on that later) and after … Continue reading Lunch at Bodean’s