Nottingham- Carriages

Since Carriages opened, I have eaten there a couple of times, usually for a quick lunch after visiting Newark Sports & Fitness Centre for a few rounds of badminton. Which I suck at. Carriages is a relatively new café and restaurant situated at Newark train station and their interior boasts a steampunk-esque vibe which proudly…

Bombay Roast Potatoes Recipe

Those of you that follow me on Instagram and watch my insta-stories, may know that I pretty much NEVER measure out my ingredients, so hopefully you may appreciate just how hard it is for me to actually write recipes.. Okay so I make these as a side for roast dinners, something to bring to a…

Sheffield -Forge Bakehouse

Okay, so it’s been a while folks… For those that follow me on Instagram, you are probably very aware that I recently took a trip to Tokyo (sorry for the holiday spam) and on my return, I felt a little feral and bewildered due to the long-haul flight, lack of sleep and jet lag. So,…

Sharps of Sheffield

If you follow my blog, or have had a nosy around before reading this, you may have noticed I have a page on Sharps of Sheffield already. Well, I just don’t think that’s enough. Sure, I could edit the page, and at some point, I might. But I think they deserve a post in addition…

Courgette Fries Recipe

Twice as nice for half the price! Okay, not true, it just rhymed, “half the guilt” didn’t sound as good. Feeds 2 as a side or 1 if you’re me. You will need: 1 courgette Plant based milk of your choice (I use coconut milk) If you aren’t vegan you can swap this out for…

Nottingham- The Rustic Crust

Okay so after days, weeks, MONTHS, of scrolling past picture-perfect-pizzas on my Instagram feed, I FINALLY got the chance to try out The Rustic Crust for myself. These guys have been popping up on the business park where my office is located for quite some time, but I never connected the dots, I mean if…

Easy Garlic & Rosemary Spuds Recipe

  Serves 2-3 people as a side dish You will need 500g Charlotte potatoes Big glug of olive oil A few sprigs of rosemary 3 cloves of garlic Rock salt Cracked black pepper   Directions: Preheat oven to 200 degrees Slice your potatoes in half, I like to do mine lengthways. Place pan on stove…

Beetroot Tarte Tatin Recipe

You will need: A generous knob of butter- this is down to your judgement, personally mines never been great. Use olive oil or dairy-free butter if vegan 1 red onion, peeled and roughly chopped 4 fresh beetroot bulbs trimmed peeled and sliced * You can use air tight sealed beetroot that is pre-peeled – try…

Sheffield- Tamper

After reaching out on Instagram for suggestions on “Breakfast in Sheffield” Tamper was on everyone’s list, so this week, I went to try them out. In Sellers Wheel, Tamper is located in a renovated 19th century former silversmiths. Exposed red brick and pipes give Tamper a relaxed vibe that is made more welcoming by the…

Sheffield- The Birdhouse Tea Bar & Kitchen

As I may have mentioned one or two times before, me and my good friend Chris like to go hiking in the Peak district. This in mind, we are always on the look out for good breakfast and lunch spots to fuel our bodies with. Today we tried out The Birdhouse Tea Bar and Kitchen….