My Top 10 Finds – London Coffee Festival

Pukka Turmeric Gold - London Coffee Festival 16
I was at the London Coffee Festival a few week ago (post here) and it was absolutely amazing! I had a great time trying out all the new caffeine hits coming out this year. There were so many wonderful products to try – the caffeine kick lasted me a good…
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Baked Courgette Fries

Baked, fried, spiralised or just raw, you gotta love the humble Courgette (a.k.a Zucchini if you are American). It’s such a versatile vegetable and the possibilities are endless. I absolutely love them. My favourite however, are these amazingly simple Baked Courgette Fries. Oven baked to crunchy perfection, this healthy snack…
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London Coffee Festival

You all know how much I love my coffee. I live and breathe the stuff! So when I was invited by the Union Hand Roasted Coffee to go along to the London Coffee Festival last week, I was definitely not going to say no. The London Coffee Festival is the…
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The Wolseley

I like to to think I know the London restaurant scene pretty well. I make a conscious effort to try them all – the trendy new restaurants that seems to pop up regularly around town as well as those old London institutions that have been here long before I was.…
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Restaurant Story

It’s pretty rare that you find a restaurant where everything comes together perfectly. The Fat Duck for example does some of the best food I have ever tasted but it’s Bray location can be quite a trek. Searcys at the Gherkin has some of the most exclusive views in town…
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Capilano Suspension Bridge, Vancouver

Most of you know, I am not the type of person who is ‘one with nature’. I would happily swap a day in the woods for a three course meal any day. The Capilano Suspension Bridge Park in Vancouver however, is definitely an exception to this rule. Seb, Louisa and…
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Fall on Toronto Island

Toronto Island is great! It’s 570 acres of amusement parks, beaches (including a nude one), toy trains and yachting. It even has its own airport. With more than 2 million visitors each year the island is one of the city’s top attractions. Yes, it’s especially nice on a nice summer…
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Wine Tasting at Niagara

When I was a kid, my idea of a perfect holiday would have involved a beach, sunshine and ice cream. Nothing else mattered. Although I still enjoy all of those things (especially the ice cream), I much rather a lovely hotel in a new city and a bit of wine…
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