Maple Bacon Pancakes

I think Shrove Tuesday genuinely might be my favourite holiday. Lawrence recently requested to have pancakes as our “special” breakfast on a Saturday morning, and I’m more than happy to do that. I love the flavour combinations you can create with pancake batter, plus all of the delicious toppings. I have three pancake recipes to…

Go hard or go home?

I’ve just come back from an amazing holiday in the French Alps. I learnt to ski in a week. I haven’t achieved any level of finesse yet, but I can get from A to B on skis, which is terrifically exciting. I pushed myself whilst skiing. I forced myself into the heavy boots even when…

Banana and honey flapjacks

I love a flapjack. They’re portable, delicious and very cheap to make using basic wholefood ingredients. A ripe banana is ideal for this recipe, but not essential. You can also feel free to swap in a different kind of nut/seed butter, I’m sure the results would be just as tasty. Oat flour is essentially oats…

Healthy snacks for travelling

I’m currently sitting in a chalet in the French Alps, with a view of the mountains straight ahead. It’s idyllic. But the fifteen hour car journey it took to get here was not so dreamy. There are a few tips to make this part easier; sip water regularly, nap when you can and download a…

Tropical buckwheat pancakes

I don’t know whether or not you’ve heard, but buckwheat, definitely not a type of wheat. It’s actually a naturally gluten free seed that makes for fantastic pancakes. I want to have a go at buckwheat crepes in the lead up to Shrove Tuesday, but this weekend called for something even more indulgent. Banana pancakes…

Love Yourself

Easy to say. Sometimes incredibly hard to make happen. In this time of pink love hearts and red roses, it can be all about couples, or other people, or feeling like something is missing. It can go the other way too, a more defensive route, with every lifestyle blogger worth their salt proclaims damnation to…