Change

Two minutes ago the train was empty. Now she sits surrounded by men talking about football using language unknown to her. She’s thinking about what she wrote yesterday about craving. Having just successfully completed a 21 day sugar detox, thoughts are connecting in her mind linking her learning from the detox to her musings in…

Spring Loves

Happy Bank Holiday!! I’ve taken a break from the sunshine to come inside and was about to write a post of fear & faith and in the process remembered about my monthly favourites. I haven’t done them in forever, and I’m not about to make a plan of it. However this spring I feel like…

APRIL LOVES

What have you loved in April?

A little window into my life and my loves!

MARCH LOVES

The March Hare has taken over! This is one of my favourite months because it contains the celebration of my birth! Well done baby Lou – for once you were not later – you were early and girl you made an entrance! Tuesday’s child is full of grace, and this has been a month where grace…

FEB LOVES

I love February, short and sweet and full of little celebration days to get you through the grey of winter! Yes, it’s back to that time again. What are my #LouLoves this month? BLOOD ORANGES I should be honest here; not only had I forgotten about my love for this fruit, I may have removed…

JANUARY LOVES

Something new for 2017, at the end of each month, I’m going to highlight 5 favourites that framed my month! Of course, food and drink will be involved but also there will be a couple of other inspirational favourites Pip & Nut Honey Cinnamon Cashew Butter This is just wonderful! I picked it up at…

EIGHTEEN

With only a week to go before Christmas Day, I thought it would be good to try out some Christmas cocktail recipes. A few hours later… GINGERBREAD BELLINI This was lovely because mainly I love gingerbread! I used the Belvoir Ginger cordial and definitely put in too much! The main problem is it’s too easy…

EIGHT

  It’s that joyful season! I’m hoping to not eat my way through party tray after party tray and steal all the chocolates off of the tree. I found this beautiful wintery salad. I have adapted it a little for my taste  – no molasses for me! I also sometimes swap the butternut squash for sweet potato!…

Two ‘sweet’ pineapple recipes

Currently, England is having another mini-heatwave, so I thought I’d keep it short and very sweet. I am obsessed with pineapple this week so I thought I would share my two favourites with you today. GRILLED TERIYAKI CHICKEN SALAD by lecremedelacrumb.com Oh my gosh this is incredible, just the right amount sweet, the chicken marinated…

NECTARINE

Then there are days where you make the most incredible salad ever. This was one of those days.