I am fickle so I can fall in and out of love with something at an alarming rate however the following I've mostly loved throughout January. First of all I'll mention The Crown on Netflix; talk about binge watching. We were obsessed and managed the two series within a fortnight or some ridiculous short amount … Continue reading January Favs
I was never a burger person until I had my first Shake Shack burger in NYC and OMG since that moment; my life changed. The best burger(s) I've ever eaten are those from In'N'Out but as I don't live in California I find myself in search of a close equal so at least I can … Continue reading Smash Burger // Newcastle
A couple of months ago I posted about my topsy turvy skin. It went cray to the Z and I had to go right back to skincare basics. Thankfully, my skin levelled itself out and I've been able to introduce other products into my routine. If I'm totally honest I was secretly hoping I'd have … Continue reading New In // The Hydration Duo
In 2014 I never really thought about going to America. I mean, ok, one day I wouldn't have minded going to NYC but I always thought a holiday meant a beach, an all inclusive resort and nothing but sunning yourself with a good book and possibly a cocktail, or five. I was surprised with a … Continue reading Why NYC?
I'm not huge on making new year's resolutions as such but I do welcome the start of something new, I do like a new week and I like the start of a new month so a new year is no exception. I also believe in making goals for yourself, setting your intention to achieve something … Continue reading 18 Things for 2018
I'm desperately trying to find more meat free dishes to add to my meal library and seeing as though I bought some tofu on a whim whilst in a Chinese supermarket I thought I'd put it to good use. I used a recipe from Ching He Haung's latest cook book, Stir Crazy: I didn't have … Continue reading Chilli Bean Tofu with Oyster Mushrooms and Pak Choi
I do find Jamie Oliver recipes easy to follow and not only are they easy to follow, they are also very tasty. Sometimes I think 'hmmm Jamie, I'm not convinced that will work' but I'm always wrong. In my house we are big fans of asian style cooking; it's quick and unless it's fried, chances … Continue reading Sesame Butterflied Chicken