Category: Food

Quick, easy and healthy breakfast ideas

Breakfast, the most important meal of the day. Any moment of the day that allows me to eat is pretty important in my opinion but going by the age old advice breakfast is important. It is the first meal of the day and should be something that you like and enjoy. Who wants a boring […]

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Baked berry oats

In the not too distant past I posted a picture on my social media (Instagram here, Twitter here, Facebook here) of some baked berry oats that I had made of a Sunday afternoon in preparation of my work week and the need for a morning meal (aka breakfast!) Before I get off and into the […]

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Boo Tea 14 day Teatox

A work colleague kindly gifted me a packet of the Boo Tea 14 day Teatox so I figured I would give it a try. I only tried the morning version but even with only doing essentially half the teatox I felt a difference. Made up of Chinese Oolong tea, Maté leaves, Ginger root, Fennel seeds, […]

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How to: Haggis Nachos

I won’t lie and say that this is a recipe (if you can call it a recipe) that I crafted myself. My friend came over one Friday night for some drinks and food. She made Haggis nachos. They were delicious, oh so very very delicious. Naturally I had to share the wonderful dish that is […]

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How to: Spring Vegetable Pasta

It’s January so that means that after the over indulgence during Christmas we all feel like we need to reign it in a little bit and get back to our pre-Christmas habits or maybe you have set yourself a New Years Resolution to shape up. I am a little bit in between both. With this I […]

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How to: Sweet Potato Burgers

I love sweet potato burgers and am always on the look out for new ways to cook them up, I’ve tried kale and sweet potato patties in the past but I wanted to try something new. Say hello, to sweet potato burgers. These are delicious and a nice alternative to having a beef burger. Try […]

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How to: Make Guacamole

While out for Mexican food one night, we ordered guacamole and tortillas to start totally missing the point on the menu where it said that the waiting staff make it to order for you at your table. This was delicious guacamole so much more delicious than the shop bought packets I am used to. Feeling […]

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#savedbysnackers

You know that 11am hunger pang or that little bit of snacking that you do when you get home from work waiting for your dinner? We have all been there. When I was emailed asking if I would like to try some of the Nairn Snackers, I thought this could be the answer to my […]

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The Basement, Edinburgh

Last Thursday saw me wining and dining (when I say wining I mean cocktailing but that is irrelevant really) at The Basement, Edinburgh located on Broughton Street. I had been to The Basement a few times previously for lunch but it was never particularly busy or atmosphere. Skip to a Thursday evening and The Basement […]

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Lusting: The September Edition.

September is almost here, how mad is that? This year is totally flying by. Autumn is in sight which means adding new pieces to our wardrobes so keep us warm as the temperatures drop and the leaves start to fall. Recently I have been lusting after a few bits and added one or two onto my […]

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