FESTIVAL ESSENTIALS

FESTIVAL ESSENTIALS

I always love a good festival whether it is within the UK or abroad, something about seeing live music in another environment than a music hall fills me full of excitement. However, there are many things I do not look forward to. Whether it will rain? –  if we are in the UK let’s face it be ready for a mud bath! Will I be warm enough? What about enough toilet roll and food? Yes I think we have established I am a worrier, so here I put together a…

WHY I FELL IN LOVE WITH LYON

WHY I FELL IN LOVE WITH LYON

Lyon is a place I have held always very close to my heart, it may be the reason it was so easy to fall in love with, and a city that every time I go back I insist I am ready to pack up and move. I may have the comfort of my family there, however, as I am not so much a homebody I don’t think this is the biggest draw to this bustling city. Yes of course it will play a part, but there is so much to…

TOP NEW FOOD PRODUCTS MARCH 2017

TOP NEW FOOD PRODUCTS MARCH 2017

Last year I really enjoyed doing a series of posts of the hottest products that have been released to our supermarket shelves. I know its March, where was I for the first two months. Yes I must admit I have been slacking. However, not a whole lot has been going on. However I wanted to start it back up anyways and we have 2 fab new products that you can go and try this month. Here is the new food products March 2017. NEW FOOD PRODUCTS MARCH FLORETTE SMOOTHIE MIX…

FOODIE NEWS – WEEKLY ROUND UP – 13-19 FEB

FOODIE NEWS – WEEKLY ROUND UP – 13-19 FEB

In last weeks foodie news, we introduced you to Pure Chimps new matcha varieties, Coldpress’s fruity coconut water, Nakd bars lemon drizzle and Whitworth’s new superfood snack range. If you missed that post you can catch it here. Not much was going on in the world of our fave health brands. As usual it was all popping off in America. Like Ben & Jerry’s dairy free range. I ear you screaming why not here… well I do not know but I am fairly disappointed. Also Del Montes branch out into…

FOODIE NEWS – WEEKLY ROUND UP – 06-12 FEB

FOODIE NEWS – WEEKLY ROUND UP – 06-12 FEB

This post will be short and sweet. As a foodie I love keeping up to date with what is going on in the foodie world. So I thought I might as well loop you guys in too, with some foodie news. SO here is what is happening with our fave products this week. FOODIE NEWS – PURE CHIMP I absolutely LOVE matcha tea, it contains so many benefits and I still do not think enough people are aware of this magnificent product. When I first started using Matcha a good…

CUCUMBER AVOCADO FETA SALAD RECIPE

CUCUMBER AVOCADO FETA SALAD RECIPE

This salad combines mine and my partners favourite things, he is cucumber mad, I love feta and we are both a big fan of avocado. I whipped this up the other day after we came back from a long bike ride, we really needed a pick me up before dinner time. This was the perfect thing it was light and refreshing, just what we needed to cool us down and fill us up. This cucumber avocado feta salad can be used in so many ways, a light lunch or snack,…

BAKED BANANA PEANUT BUTTER OATS RECIPE

BAKED BANANA PEANUT BUTTER OATS RECIPE

If like me you are not really a fan of breakfast,  you have to try these baked banana peanut butter oats. I generally need a good hour or so to wake up before I can eat anything, and even then I find cereal boring and yogurt and fruit repetitive. I went on a search to discover a more exciting breakfast, and if your sweet tooth like me, I think you will love this recipe for Baked Banana and Peanut Butter Oats. The added bonus it is a lot healthier than it tastes….