Christmas dinner for me has always been turkey with ALL the trimmings! My mother…

Christmas dinner for me has always been turkey with ALL the trimmings! My mother used to make a homemade mushroom gravy at times but otherwise, it was a pretty meat heavy festive meal! For a vegan main at Christmas, it’s often tough to find the right vegetables to replace that special and traditional turkey. This … Read more

Bringing the ‘tongues out Tuesday’ dog insta trend to Food Insta with this delic…

Bringing the ‘tongues out Tuesday’ dog insta trend to Food Insta with this delicious bowl of comfort. 😋😛 There’s an absolute PANIC in grocery stores right now with shipments from France being halted. It’s slightly terrifying, especially because I’m the person whose always thinking about ‘where will I get my food, will there be enough? … Read more

Happy ‘Macaroon’ Monday Oh, and hello Tier 4! What a tough way to end an even …

Happy ‘Macaroon’ Monday ❄️❄️ Oh, and hello Tier 4! What a tough way to end an even tougher year. I’ve seen a lot of posts saying to ‘stay positive!’ ‘People have it worse than you!’ And while I agree that these are important things to remember & to bring it back to gratitude, I also … Read more

Something about quarantine makes me REALLY excited for Christmas this year. Mayb…

Something about quarantine makes me REALLY excited for Christmas this year. Maybe it’s because it’s Leo’s first Christmas! 🎄 I really wanted to get us all matching PJ’s, Leo included, but Rich kiboshed that idea fast 🤪 Last year, I made all my students and coworkers shortbread cookies which went down so well! I had … Read more

There’s a COLD front in the UK right now and it literally reaches your BONES …

There’s a COLD front in the UK right now and it literally reaches your BONES 🥶 ❄️ Normally, with exams (eep! 😑) I would probably not leave the house for a good 4-5 days but with my gorgeous Leo, he needs to go out! I am so grateful for him and the reminder that there’s … Read more

Swipe for an unexpected progression It’s been an emotional month. Before Wishb…

Swipe for an unexpected progression 👉🏻👉🏻👉🏻 It’s been an emotional month. Before Wishbone passed away somewhat unexpectedly, Rich had mapped out that on our way home from the Lake District, we would get this little guy. There’s been LOTS of tears, but also a lot of joy. My time in the UK has been quite … Read more

Happy…. Thursday? Seriously how is it ALREADY Thursday? I’ve been making our…

Happy…. Thursday? Seriously how is it ALREADY Thursday? 🤪 I’ve been making our dinner stupidly early to beat the sunset (which feels like it’s at 2 o’clock atm 😅) so I can have some light to take some sort of photo! I’m too cheap to buy artificial light so I’m trying to use what’s free … Read more

Anyone else have a lockdown comfort food? Literally the only thing I’ve been cra…

Anyone else have a lockdown comfort food? Literally the only thing I’ve been craving is sour cream and chive popchips 🤪 Obviously I can’t eat those for EVERY meal but that doesn’t mean I can’t satisfy that craving. Hence, my solution 💡 👇🏻 Healthier SOUR CREAM & CHIVE mashed potatoes 😮 Tangy, garlicky, oh so … Read more