This week I was really excited to sample the much anticipated 2020 batch of Frantoi extra virgin olive oil. Frantoi only offers new season olive oil for 8 weeks of the year. This is to give the maximum health benefits and enjoyment window of their oil. They claim that: ‘once you have tasted oils of […]
Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a Christmas wish list. If you are looking for vegan, sustainable, snuggly and indulgent gifts, my list could be for you! Yawn pyjamas I’ve been on the hunt for some gorgeous, luxurious and grown-up pyjamas for a while and Yawn tick all of my boxes! I love their organic ‘port […]
With Halloween around the corner, the green grocers here in North London are piled high with pumpkins. As is tradition, we will be buying a couple to carve into lanterns. But as I try to avoid food waste, I have found myself doing my usual search for vegan friendly pumpkin recipes. I wanted to share […]
In a week when I needed an extra little treat, I received a box of Bright Barley drinks to sample. With chocolate, salted caramel and coffee flavours, made with all natural ingredients, I was too tempted to say no. These vegan drinks contain organic barley syrup, agave sugar and organic barley, grown on UK farms. […]
This week I enjoyed my first online fitness class of lockdown: Ballet Fusion. In a class that promised to combine dance, fun, fitness and amazing results, with a feel-good factor thrown in, how could I refuse? About Ballet Fusion Ballet Fusion was founded by dance teacher Rhea Sheedy. Passionate about adult fitness, health and wellbeing, […]
I was first introduced to iced coffee during my summer in New York in 2014. Since then it has become a taste of the summer season for me. Much as mulled wine remains the preserve of late October to early January, iced coffee has a place somewhere between May and September (depending on the particulars […]
There is something wonderfully indulgent about a Phaidon book. They are so elegantly designed. Printed on a paper sympathetic to the subject and beautifully bound to complete the perfect package. ‘The Garden Chef’ is no exception to this rule. Printed on an uncoated stock to give it a rustic feel, with copper foil lettering on […]
Running and London. Two of my favourite things. But as fellow Londoners will know, these are two things that aren’t always the most compatible when it comes to the levels of air pollution on some of the city’s most popular running routes. That’s why, when the opportunity came up to join the Tenzing Clean Air […]
Launched to coincide with the weekend of the Grand National (Saturday, 6 April), Jockey Fit is a fun but intensive workout, designed to showcase the elite levels of fitness required by jockeys.
Located on the edge of the beautiful Cotswolds, just 20 minutes’ drive from Bath, 15 minutes from the National Trust village of Lacock and a short walk to the local, picturesque village of Bradford-on-Avon, Woolley Grange promises a luxury, family-friendly holiday in a beautiful Jacobean manor house.