View of Camps Bay from the top of Table Mountain

South Africa travel tips – Cape Town

We visited South Africa in November and had the trip of a lifetime. I’ve been recommending it to virtually everyone so thought it was high time I write up some recommendations for anyone who’s thinking of visiting. I’ve outlined what we did below and over the next few posts I will cover Cape Town, Franschhoek, Hermanus, Wilderness, Knysna, Plettenberg Bay, and our safari. I’ll include … Continue reading South Africa travel tips – Cape Town

Chocolate chip pancakes at Clinton St

New York food recommendations

I love New York. There’s a reason it’s on all the t-shirts. Following my quick visit to some dear friends in May, I have written a quick round up of all my New York food recommendations. I planned most of our itinerary around food (of course) so some serious research went into this list. That said, I only had three and a half days, so … Continue reading New York food recommendations

We got married. Photography by Mister Phill.

2015 – a year in pictures

2015 was a pretty incredible year for me – I went to six weddings (mine included), became an auntie, did some brilliant things at work, made lots of new and wonderful friends, travelled round India for three weeks on my honeymoon, and generally had a really lovely time. All that has meant that I’ve not posted as many recipes as I have in previous years, but … Continue reading 2015 – a year in pictures

Wedding shows – my highlights

I’ve been to two wedding shows in the last couple of weeks and I’ve met umpteen suppliers from all over the industry, some of which I loved and some of which I’ve thought were completely bonkers. Wedding shows can be a bit overwhelming – you can’t move more than three feet without some salesperson quizzing you on your big day and trying to persuade you … Continue reading Wedding shows – my highlights