Chocolate, Orange and Cinnamon Breakfast Waffles

There is a simple flavour (and smell) combination which brings me such joy every time I use them and that is orange and cinnamon. I decided to have a play and see if I could add them to my favourite breakfast – waffles! I am to report that they work a treat and the fresh…

Pistachio, Pesto and Lime Chicken

I love big sharing bowls on the table for friends and family at dinner and this inspired me to make my first recipe of 2017! I The pistachio, pesto and lime chicken on a bed of pasta and salad is a super tasty dish, full of flavour while remaining healthy, fresh and filling. To make…

Christmas Cranberry Mule Punch

It is the perfect time of the year to invite friends round for a drink and a little party in the glow of the fairy lights and by the warmth of the fire. I have been coming up with delicious punch bowl cocktails for the festive season and this is my favourite so far for…

A Night at Christmas

Every Christmas growing up I was surrounded by family. Normally many grandparents, my parents, between 3 and 5 sets of aunts and uncles, many cousins, a few cats and one dog. Now being an adult the cousins are grown, family moved away the Christmases are a lot smaller but we get to enjoy more food…

Love Wimbledon Winter Wonderland

Christmas has arrived in Wimbledon and this is definitely highlighted by the Love Wimbledon Winter Wonderland. Wimbledon Broadway is closed and the street is filled with a host of stalls, attraction and entertainment. I loved the food stalls (of course!) there was delicious sourdough bread from Franco Manca who also had hot slices of pizza…

San Lorenzo – At A Glance Review

San Lorenzo, founded in 1969, is a historic and delicious part of Wimbledon’s history and present. It’s still run by the same family who pride themselves in authentic Italian cuisine bursting with flavour. The restaurant at the bottom of Wimbledon Hill opposite the library is made up of four dining rooms and beautiful courtyard perfect…

Butternut Squash, Chorizo And Tomato Tart

An absolutely wonderful autumn treat. The rich and smoky flavour of the chorizo compliments the earthy taste of the squash. It is super quick to make and tastes so good! 5.0 from 1 reviews Butternut Squash, Chorizo And Tomato Tart   Save Print Author: Sisley White Ingredients 1 butternut squash Olive oil Herbs de Provence…

CAU Wimbledon – At A Glance Review

Beautiful location, light and airy, calming and feels like al fresco dining. Grass prints on the wall and blue skies and clouds on the ceiling, gold ornate lighting to act like mini sun’s around the restaurant. Very knowledgeable friendly staff – brilliant at recommending not only the food but what the best drink would be…

Healthy Halloween Snacks

  Create a really fun, quick, artistic and healthy Halloween snack. Take satsumas or small oranges and wash them to remove some of the grease on the skin. Let children use marker pens to draw on pumpkin faces and leave to dry for an hour. Then, peel and eat – a spookily healthy treat, that…

The Burger Shack at The Loft, Wimbledon

I visited a fabulous new restaurant at the roof terrace bar The Loft in Wimbledon. The Burger Shack is, not so surprisingly, all about the burgers and here is my At A Glance review. The Loft is a cosy, modern and friendly bar with a bright and colourful roof terrace and Burger Shack restaurant in…

Celebrating Oktoberfest with a Beer Cocktail

Oktoberfest is starting a littler earlier this year (September 17 – October 3) and it is the perfect time to try new beers and really enjoy the huge amount of beers available. As a cocktail obsessive I love that beer can also be used in a cocktail. I know it sounds weird but it’s true!…

Paul Bakery Picnic – At A Glance

Spending the August bank holiday weekend in the sunshine is always a dream and weather permitting it might happen this year! Paul Bakery have bought out a picnic which you can pick up in store when you want it which is perfect for grabbing when the sudden moment the sun pops out and a picnic…