Food · Food chat

The perfect (but controversial!) cup of tea

You know what I love? Tea. I’m not awake until I have my first (oversized) mug of green tea in the morning, which I make incredibly strong using two teabags of the strongest brand I can find. If Ben and I are driving anywhere, even the short distance to visit his mum, I have a… Continue reading The perfect (but controversial!) cup of tea

Entertaining / Party Food · Food · Recipe · Side Dishes · Vegetarian

How to make Whipped Feta

I had four days off over the weekend! Hooray! This of course meant I was able to indulge in a lot of cooking. Saturday night we had Ben’s mum over for dinner and so I constructed the first Lasagne al Forno I’d made in about five years (needed more beschamel!), as well as my classic… Continue reading How to make Whipped Feta

Beauty · Style

5 Ways I Use Coconut Oil (almost) Every Day

I talked last week about how to start your skin on its journey towards being healthy and glowing from the inside, but now it's time to see what we can do from the outside. Y'all on the coconut oil train, right? If not, seriously, you need to give it a go! I’ve been using coconut… Continue reading 5 Ways I Use Coconut Oil (almost) Every Day

Life · Wellness

Keeping your spirits up, when your body is down

Asthma, hayfever, random stomach bugs – I seem to have had it all over the past few weeks and I feel as though I am a mere husk of myself. Although I typically have a rather strong constitution, because my immune system is currently compromised due to my asthma and hayfever (thanks a lot summer!),… Continue reading Keeping your spirits up, when your body is down

Beauty · Style

Beautiful Skin Starts from Within

In case you didn’t already know: I am obsessed with skincare in the constant search for beautiful skin. Now, beautiful skin isn’t about it being completely flawless without colour or character: just because you have freckles, scars, moles, birthmarks or a line or two, doesn’t mean your skin isn’t beautiful. Beautiful skin is healthy skin:… Continue reading Beautiful Skin Starts from Within