Easter Brownies

Easter Brownies
There is nothing more satisfying than biting  into a well made brownie. The crusty top and the gooey chocolatey centre keeps me going back for more. And come Easter, I go the extra mile and make the ultimate brownies – The Easter Brownie! I promise you they are the ultimate…
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Pink Marc de Champagne Truffles

If you like a little after-dinner treat, these pink Marc de Champagne truffles are exactly what the doctor ordered. They have a nice boozy kick to it and the extra pop from the popping candy will leave you wanting more. What’s even better? It takes less than 20 minutes to…
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The Sushi & Karaoke Party

Last weekend, I hosted a party for some of my friends from work. It had been a long week and all of us really needed to let off some steam. Oh and sing our hearts out; and that’s exactly what we did. But more on that later. This was supposed…
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UCLBC Turns 150

This year is quite a special year for University College London Boat Club – it turns 150! UCLBC was founded in way back in 1864 – that is quite impressive considering  British Rowing was only founded in 1882! To celebrate this momentous occasion, there was a dinner hosted at UCL…
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Moose Coffee

Moose Coffee is one of my favourite brunch places in Manchester. It’s nestled prominently in the corner of Fountain Street and York Street, perfect for a quick brunch while out shopping in the city centre or for a hangover cure after a night out, which is what brought me to…
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Flipping Pancakes!!

I love Shrove Tuesday, its the perfect excuse to gorge on pancakes without feeling like a glutton! Matt invited a me and a few friends to his flat for pancakes and wine (of course) last week to celebrate Pancake Tuesday . This year we wanted to do something different – not…
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Androuet

When it comes to cheese, I trust the French wholeheartedly and when my friend Florence (a Parisian) suggested that we try out this little French restaurant and fromagerie at the edge of old Spitalfields market called Androuet, I was definitely not going to say no. I was in London last weekend so…
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For One Night Only

Will and Tess were coming up from London to visit! Why was I so excited? I hadn’t seen either of them since the 1920’s themed new year party at their penthouse in Clapham. So Seb and I decided to make the most of it and had a few people over for drinks…
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Red’s True Barbecue

Saturday night was messy. Very messy. So when I woke up on Sunday, all I wanted was some good ol’ greasy comfort food to put me back on track. Perfect time to try out the newly opened Red’s True Barbecue – so we headed out for a late brunch to try everything…
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Manchester House and Lounge

There is one restaurant in Manchester I have wanted to try for a very, very long time – the very aptly named Manchester House and Lounge. It’s been the talk of the town since it opened in 2013 and is considered one of the best restaurants outside of the M25!…
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