• Food,  Recipes

    Lemon & Raspberry Pancakes

    I thought i’d share this recipe today in case anyone needs any last minute Valentine’s day inspo. A homemade breakfast is the perfect way to show someone you love them & these fluffy lemon and raspberry pancakes may be a bit more of a treat than your average bacon sarnie but are actually super simple and can be whipped up in…

  • Food,  Recipes

    Spiced Banana Bread

    Happy new year everyone! I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and sorry the blogs been a bit neglected over the holiday season, I got slightly carried away with the festivities spending lots of time with my loved ones and eating my body weight in chocolate, cheese and mince pies! But we’re back with a new recipe to kick…

  • Food,  Out & About,  Overseas,  Travel

    Top 10 German Christmas Market Foods

    If you know me or if you’ve read any of my previous posts you’ll probably have realised by now that I am a bit of a foodie, so it’ll come as no surprise that the best part of my trip to Germany was definitely wandering the markets tasting all the traditional German grub! Aside from one breakfast in our hotel, my…

  • Overseas,  Travel

    Germany | A Guide to Cologne’s Christmas Markets

    So Bublé’s on the radio and the advent calendars have been cracked open which can only mean one thing… the festive season is well and truly upon us! I can’t quite believe December has already rolled around again but I’m fully embracing the Christmas spirit thanks to a little mini-break to Cologne last week. It was a bit of a spontaneous…

  • Food,  Recipes

    Simply Indulgent Brownies

    Anyone who knows me well, knows how obsessed I am with this brownie recipe. I swear by it. They aren’t anything particularly creative, no frills, just simple gooey chocolate brownies. But they taste great and never fail me. A classic. Any time I fancy a treat but have nothing good in the cupboards or when I want to do some baking…

  • Food,  Out & About

    Afternoon Tea at The Grand | Brighton

    Ideally located on Brighton’s seafront, The Grand Hotel is just a stones throw from the renowned pier. Dating back to the Victorian Era, the building itself definitely lives up to it’s name – with high ceilings and sweeping staircases, think modern Downton Abbey vibes. While my student budget sadly wouldn’t stretch to an overnight stay, at a reasonable £29.95 pp it certainly…

  • Overseas

    Iceland | The Birthday Weekend of Dreams

    Here goes… my first blog post and it’s a hefty one as i’m diving in at the deep end with my favourite trip to date. In November 2017, myself and a few friends stayed in Reykjavik for a long weekend to celebrate my 21st birthday. Having never visited before, I had high expectations of this trip but it somehow managed to…