The Drinks Report: Iced Chai Latte Recipe

After last week’s foray into iced green tea, today I was looking for something milky to accompany a slice of cake and potting up my plants. I absolutely love chai, and I’m going through a real iced coffee phase at the moment, so I decided to go for an iced chai latte recipe that I…

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The Food Report: Homemade Yoghurt

I eat yoghurt pretty much every day – on my breakfast, in salad dressings, with spicy foods, as desserts. It’s the most versatile of ingredients and I’ve wanted a yogurt maker for a long time. Last month, after a little research, I settled on the Lakeland Electric Yoghurt Maker – this seemed the best option for me as involves…

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The Weekly Report

Watching I started watching The Good Wife this week and I really like it! It almost makes me want to become a lawyer. Listening to I went to the Summer Ball at work on Friday so I’ve been hearing a whole lot of Clean Bandit and Foreign Beggars. Special mention for the Juicy DJs who played Blu Cantrell, Independent…

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The Drinks Report: Iced Green Mint Tea

I’m a little late with this week’s Drinks Report – I hadn’t drunk anything particularly inspiring this week and felt a little at a loss, but I hope this refreshing summery drink will make up for this! Yesterday we popped into Leaf for a light early evening supper and I was excited to see that…

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The Food Report: Farm Feast

This weekend I headed over the water to Bebington for a trip to Farm Feast. It promised to be a wonderful day full of food, drinks and music, and it certainly didn’t disappoint. After a surprisingly quick train ride we were keen to start the day with a pre-lunch snack; an amuse bouche if you…

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The Weekly Report

Watching I’ve replaced my Masterchef consumption with Great British Menu. Arrested Development – it never gets old. Listening to Frank Turner, Metronomy, Little Roy, The Strokes, Black Keys, Black Ghosts, Woman’s Hour. Reading How to Deliver a TED Talk, lots of interesting stuff about careers here, and plenty of poetry. Writing Summer drinks recommendations and pizza party posts, plus pages and pages in my journal…

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The Drinks Report: Summer days

Just like this week’s Food Report, I’ve decided to share a few of the things that I’ve been drinking this week. So, in no particular order… Once summer sets in, it’s never too long before I start to crave iced coffee. I’ve been making them at home, drinking them at work and unexpectedly picking them up…

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The Food Report: Pizza party and Food Slam

Normally my Food Reports are on a theme, but I ate so much good food last week that I just wanted to share it all! First up, we went to Food Slam on Friday at Camp and Furnace. It was Light Night and we started with a Bollywood workshop and some singing before heading to…

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The Weekly Report

Watching Masterchef – totes emosh. Game of Thrones – I’m really glad it seems to have got exciting again because there were a couple of episodes where I thought maybe I was bored with it. Listening to Matt Costa, Jack Johnson, Vance Joy, The Black Ghosts, She & Him, Robyn, Frank Turner, Damien Rice, Jazzsteppa, The Cat Empire, Gabby Young,…

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The Drinks Report: Taylors Sweet Rhubarb Tea

Whilst I was at home last week I benefited from our endless supply of wonderful teas. I drank lots of old favourites, of course, but I did try some new ones including Taylors Sweet Rhubarb Tea. Having seen the gorgeous advert (I loved the Flower Fairies as a child!) and with the flavour highly recommended by…

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