Hot Halloween Apple Cider

Okay, it’s All Hallow’s Eve so here’s a quick easy boozy recipe to celebrate. Literally all you need is 5 ingredients, 6 if you’re feeling posh… And a slice of apple for garnish Ingredients: Two cartons of apple juice, if you’re making for more than two people – 5 or 6, say. One carton if … Continue reading

Grilled Fish Tacos in London

Many, many fish tacos were consumed on a recent honeymoon to Hawaii. See exhibit 1, top left. Eating fish tacos became an integral part of my daily life, like brushing my teeth and texting my mum. It was inevitable that returning to London and normality would bring with it a deep gaping hole where once … Continue reading

2 Days in New York

New York in October. It’s truly chilling. To set the scene: J and I arrived on a busy Wednesday lunchtime on a night flight from sleepy Hawaii – on the last leg of the ‘moon – quite jet lagged and already missing the Alohan spirit we’d become accustomed to. But hey ho. We could deal … Continue reading

Wowee, Maui

Next stop on the honeymoon/cocktail fest: Maui. Oh wow, it’s amazing – and I’m not just talking about the Mai Tais – which are something to behold/slurp and which I will attempt to make lots of when back in Blighty – it’s just full-stop ruddy beautiful: glistening beaches, swaying palms, sunsets, lush valleys, jungles, flora … Continue reading