Healthy drinking?

A glass of wine is sometimes the only thing I need after a day at work. However my glass of wine isn’t just a glass, it’s at least 2 glasses, which sometimes lead to a bottle – but hey I’m not necking triple vodkas, shots and cocktails on a week night like I did 5…

Barcelona | Informal By Marc GasconsĀ 

Our final day in Barcelona was the day of Matt’s thirtieth birthday. As it was a day of celebrations I had booked us a table at one of the finest restaurants in Barcelona; Informal By Marc Gascons at The Serras Hotel.  Informal Restaurant is ran by Michelin-starred chef Marc Gascons in the 5 starred Serras…

Say goodbye to potato crisps

It seems as though the poor simple potato’s day is over. Once monopolizing all starchy dishes and snacks, the potato is seeing his cousin the sweet potato taking on fries and chips and now lentils are making a move into the crisp market! I for one am excited to see the potato taking a back…

Sticky Mix Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies

I think one of the biggest struggles for me when tackling Veganuary was concerning baking. I love to bake! I’ve baked a few vegetable cakes before such as beetroot, sweet potato or courgette, but most recipes still included eggs or butter. So when I discovered Sticky Mix in last months Vegan Kind box I was…

Veganuary | Week Two

Well week two of my Veganuary journey has been tougher! For some reason I have had huge cravings for cheese. Before turning to a plant based diet I never used to eat that much cheese, it’s never been a staple in my diet, but over the past week I keep thinking about it! I haveĀ tried…

Veganuary | Week One

So I’m a little behind the rest of the world with Veganuary thanks to my trip to New York and a weekend of celebrating my engagement, but I have finally made a start and what a steep learning curve it has been! I started the week by going through my current cook books looking for…