recipes · sweet treats

Toffee apple and salted pretzel rocky road

Happy Friday! A little while ago I was inspired to make this yummy toffee apple and salted pretzel rocky road. It's ideal for when you just need something sweet. Here is the recipe (by John Whaite) if you want to give it a go this weekend! Ingredients:(Makes 12–16) 250g dark chocolate (60–70% cocoa solids), broken… Continue reading Toffee apple and salted pretzel rocky road

Eating Out · Food Whilst Travelling · sweet treats

Foodie Adventures in the Scottish Highlands

I hope your 2022 is off to a good start so far? As well as wanting to be a food blogger, I've always fancied being a travel blogger. What could be better than travelling the world, writing about my experiences of eating great food and seeing interesting sights? Travel blogging is not quite an area… Continue reading Foodie Adventures in the Scottish Highlands

Different Cultures · Eat Like A Londoner · sweet treats

Eating My Way Through London: Iznik

Happy New Year! I hope you all had a great Christmas with plenty of opportunities for festive eating and drinking! I've been a bit out of it due to being afflicted by Covid. However, I've decided to get back to blogging by writing about my trip to the Turkish restaurant Iznik a few months back.… Continue reading Eating My Way Through London: Iznik

Eating Out · sweet treats · Teas

Afternoon Tea at Ridgmont Station Tea Rooms

This is a delightful tea room situated in the former Victorian (1846) Ridgmont railway station building's Ladies Waiting Room. I've been here a few times previously in 2019 and think of it as a bit of a hidden gem. With my love of anything vintage and retro, it's right up my street. I've been keen… Continue reading Afternoon Tea at Ridgmont Station Tea Rooms

recipes · sweet treats

Chocolate and Greek Yoghurt Cake

This chocolatey treat is really moist and satisfying. It's healthier as well- so ticks all the boxes. The ingredients for this cake were originally supplied by Bakedin, but this recipe works equally as well. Ingredients1 ¾ cups self-rising flour1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder⅛ teaspoon salt2 cups white sugar1 cup water2 eggs¼ cup vanilla Greek yogurt2 teaspoons… Continue reading Chocolate and Greek Yoghurt Cake

Eat Like A Londoner · sweet treats

Carrot Cake at Signorelli Bakery

Darlings, if you want deliciously moist cake, then Signorelli bakery is the place to get it. There is so much choice when you step inside. And their coffees and sandwiches aren't bad either. This carrot cake was sublime. Signorelli Bakery, Stratford, East London