Ramblings

Meat free Monday options in Birmingham

Let's get one thing straight from the get go: it's absolutely no secret that I have a deep love affair with burgers and bacon. Meat is something I would not forgo indefinitely without a fight, but sometimes it's good to park up the protein for a few days and up your veggie intake. Apparently they're… Continue reading Meat free Monday options in Birmingham

Ramblings

A weekend of food and fun in Devon

I’ve just spent a lazy, long weekend in the deepest depths of the Devonshire countryside. My lovely friend, Bethan, sorted us out with a gorgeous big house (with an indoor pool no less) to use, and we spent the vast majority of the 3 days napping, eating fattening treats and quaffing copious amounts of Malbec.… Continue reading A weekend of food and fun in Devon

Events, Review

Boston Tea Party opens a new cafe in Edgbaston 

A new cafe has opened in Edgbaston as part of the popular Boston Tea Party chain; the 20th UK opening for the group. I have a well documented love affair with BTP (read my thoughts here) so I was delighted to be invited to the Edgbaston soft launch to try some food and meet the… Continue reading Boston Tea Party opens a new cafe in Edgbaston 

Ramblings, Review

French toast & happy vibes @ Home Is Where

I found Home Is Where by accident when I was recently visiting Hotel Du Vin. After my massage last week I clocked the cafe in all its white vintagy glory as I left, and decided to diary a visit to the cute looking eatery. I managed to find an hour spare recently so popped in… Continue reading French toast & happy vibes @ Home Is Where

Ramblings, Review

Breakfast meetings and Urban revisited 

It's been a funny old week, with absolutely loads going on at work and a busy week socially. During the last seven days I've had various meetings and on many occasions haven't had time to grab myself breakfast (woe is me) so I was really pleased when one of my early morning meetings in the… Continue reading Breakfast meetings and Urban revisited 

Recipe

Energy-boosting breakfast smoothie

Confession: I've had a heavy couple of weeks *starts the violins* Between my birthday, friend's birthdays, even my dad's birthday, I seem to have spent most of the last fortnight either eating or drinking -  and I can't say that any of the things that have passed my lips could be considered particularly healthy.  With… Continue reading Energy-boosting breakfast smoothie

Ramblings, Review

Breakfast of champions @ Boston Tea Party

I want to make something very clear.. are you listening closely?  *clears throat*  I BLOODY LOVE BREAKFAST Just thinking about breakfast makes me want to tap the heart emoji until my finger falls off. As well as creating over the top photo opps with bowls of zoats at home, I also enjoy letting someone else… Continue reading Breakfast of champions @ Boston Tea Party