Kissing my Sister

Why job hunting is just like dating

You find a match, possibly the perfect one, the right ideas, looks, outlook, lifestyle expectations and a work-life balance you can get on board with. You start a conversation online … Continue reading

May 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

Using up the Easter chocolate, a Lindt bunny massacre part one

Years ago I knew a Sicilian girl called Sara who told us about her first ever memorable Easter, aged about seven, when her beloved but formiddable Grandma cooked her pet … Continue reading

April 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

Being a (bad) vegan

I’ve always known I liked my food but my obsession has reached new levels since moving in with my friend Lauren. A spectacular cook she has an infinite capacity to … Continue reading

March 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

12 Things I’ve learned from Veganuary so far…

After eighteen days (minus a couple of egg noodle dumplings) I’ve discovered that being a vegan is fucking difficult and it makes me miserable. I wish I could say I … Continue reading

January 18, 2018 · 2 Comments

25 Different Ways to Eat Turkey Leftovers

This year there was just the three of us for Christmas as my sister just moved to New Zealand. That didn’t stop my mum however buying a turkey for eight … Continue reading

January 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

Cheeky Nandos

Would you go to Nandos on a first date? I did and I loved it. Let me explain. It’s just like a date but it’s Nandos and it’s cheeky . … Continue reading

December 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

CKGR

Everyone told me Africa ‘gets under your skin’. The Kalahari got under mine. Psychologically  and literally. I’m still washing sand out of my socks. Before I left for Africa I … Continue reading

October 28, 2017 · Leave a comment