London Eats and Treats – Part 2

Time for a second (belated!) installment of my London Eats and Treats series, Hopefully you will have seen the first post. I hope that you find these useful if you are planning a trip. Finding nice places to eat is always top of my list when I go take a break away, let me know if you try some out! Breakfast Club, Hoxton, Angel, Soho …

London Eats and Treats

Now that autumn is officially upon us I’m sure that some of you are starting to plan a weekend getaway to look forward to. Well I hope that London is near if not top of the list! You are guaranteed a fantastic weekend here whether it is shopping, theatre or nightlife (or indeed all 3!) that is on your mind. You will need a bit …

Meringue Kisses – with a twist(er)

  The minute I purchased my Twister heeled shoes – more info here – I knew that I would use them for some baking inspiration! The research began in earnest and for the past month or so I have been under the illusion that the green part of a Twister ice-cream is pear flavored. It seems that I was ill-informed, it’s actually lemon and lime …

Twister Shoes

When I saw these twister shoes in the Asos magazine a few months ago I knew that it was shoe-love at first sight. Unfortunately lots of other people seemed to have experienced the same emotion and the shoes sold out straight away.

Raspberry and Pistachio Eclairs

I have very fond memories of éclairs from my childhood. There was a tea and cake shop called ‘The Cafe’ in town, where Miss Courtney’s Tearooms is now for anyone familiar with Killarney. During the summer holidays I used go there with my Mom and our neighbour Hannah after we had finished our shopping (Thursday was always shopping day!) We would order a stand full of all sorts …

Sophia Webster Shoes

  Did everyone watch The Great British Bake Off on Wednesday? Naturally I was glued to the TV screen!!! It’s great to see so many people excited that the show is back – it was one of the main topics of conversation in work on Thursday morning. Hopefully the new series will encourage even more people to pick up a whisk and bake something sweet …