Tag: recipes

monthly favourites: august

monthly favourites: august

Fashion: When a friend decided to host a white party, I was in trouble because I don’t do all white. Ever. There are multiple reasons for this but it boils down to (a) I’m a klutz and (b) I’m pasty so don’t look good in […]

gift idea #23: get baking!

gift idea #23: get baking!

Christmas is only two sleeps away and the stores are complete and utter madness. If you’ve left your Christmas shopping to the last minute, why not bake up something special instead! I’m not the best chef in the world so I’ve turned to my blogroll […]

drink up: the negroni

drink up: the negroni

The Negroni has become my boy’s signature drink so in honour of his birthday, I thought I’d share it with you. The cocktail was invented in Florence, Italy in 1919 at Caffè Casoni (which still exists today as Caffè Giacosa). Count Camillo Negroni asked the […]

tasty treats: pannacotta with granita

tasty treats: pannacotta with granita

While it may not feel like it yet, summer is at an end and cooler weather is on the way. To celebrate the last few days of warmth, I’m contemplating knocking up a batch of my favourite summer dessert – white chocolate pannacotta with champagne […]