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MY TOP 5 LONDON BRUNCHES

Brunch is probably my favourite meal of the week. There is quite simply nothing better than meeting up with friends and enjoying a relaxing meal with no time constraints. No ‘I need to get back to the office’ or ‘I need to run and get the last tube home’…brunch is…

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MALTBY STREET MARKET, LONDON

I love a good food market. When I first moved to London 18 years ago (gulp!) the place to go was Borough Market but over the years it has become more and more popular and therefore busier and busier. If you go any later than 11am, you will spend the entire…

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NASHVILLE…a foodie’s dream!

Every year I go away for my birthday. My thought process is pretty much ‘if it doesn’t happen in the UK, it doesn’t happen’.  Hence I’m a lot younger than I ‘technically’ am, and that’s just the way I like it! This year I was struggling to come up with…

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‘HEALTHY’ SALTED CARAMEL CHOCOLATE CUPS

My diet has changed quite dramatically recently. I’m not sure when or even if I will return to how I was eating last year and I’m well aware the name of my blog doesn’t match how I’m eating at the moment, so for the time being I’m looking for healthier…

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NEW YEAR CLEANSE

After weeks of gorging on copious amounts of cheese, chocolate, cake, burgers, pastry, Christmas dinner, roast potatoes, bacon wrapped dates, Eggs Royale and more cheese in the run up to and over Christmas… …my body felt the need for some clean and healthy foods.  I hated feeling so sluggish and…

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MINCE PIE MASTERCLASS AT BREAD AHEAD

On Friday night, I had the pleasure of attending Bread Ahead‘s mince pie masterclass, courtesy of my friend Felicity.  Bread Ahead is a bakery and school set up by Matt Jones (founder of Flour Power), situated in the heart of Borough Market, London.  Together with co-owner Justin Gellatly (former Head Baker at St…

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MY CHRISTMAS WISH LIST 2014

So its nearly that time of the year again. I absolutely adore Christmas and I especially love the build up to it…booking my flight home, listening to Christmas songs, watching Christmas movies, the Christmas trees and lights sparkling all over London, buying presents for my friends and family, and especially…

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CHORIZO JAM

A few days ago I was perusing the shelves in Waitrose and spotted something I hadn’t seen before…chorizo jam, from Eat 17. Famous for their bacon jam, I hadn’t realised Eat 17 have a full range of jams…chilli bacon jam, onion jam, bacon jammier and of course, chorizo jam.  Now…

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BOROUGH MARKET, LONDON

Nothing gives me more pleasure than being surrounded by amazing food and free samples. This is why I love Borough Market in London. Borough Market is the most renowned food market in London. Established more than 250 years ago, it is heaven for foodies with its cornucopia of fine foods from…

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HAPPY NEW YEAR!

  I hope everyone has a fantastic New Year. Here’s to a happy and healthy 2014 full of fun, laughter and lots and lots of cakes! xx

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SABRINA’S MIDDLE EASTERN AUTUMN FEAST, GRAIN STORE

Last week, the wonderfully talented Sabrina Ghayour held a one night only pop-up at the Grain Store on Granary Square, Kings Cross along with chef and owner, Bruno Loubet. The theme was Middle Eastern Autumn Feast. I have been to many of Sabrina’s supperclubs and every time I’ve been amazed by the…

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