London Eats and Treats – Part 3

Time for the final post in my current series of London Eats and Treats. I’m sure that you have already spotted something that caught the attention of your taste buds in the first two posts! (here and here) I have tried to cover a variety of types of foods and budgets so that there is some thing for everyone. Don’t forget to let me know …

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 …