After six years living my life on the sea, It’s not surprising that I’m finding it unusual settling into land life! I’ve moved into my home, joined a gym, received my first bill in the post and I’ve even tried and failed to find employment in this so called ‘real world’. Saying that, I’ve never felt… Continue reading Settling in.
When I got home from Bali, I had a curious urge to make (eat) my own granola. All that amazing cafe testing, left me keen to see if I could put some of that inspiration to the test! I made a few batches that didn’t really work out as I’d imagined in my head but… Continue reading Granola test kitchen.
The adventure has come to an end. I spent nearly three months travelling around some absolutely breathtaking countries with close friends and with family. I taste tested each country as if famine was coming and spent a small fortune on treating my tastebuds…. and extending my waistline. It was worth every single bite. Taking time away from… Continue reading Humbled, inspired and open.
I’ve recently finished travelling through Vietnam – Somewhere I’ve dreamt about going to since I tried my first Pho some years ago in New Zealand. I spent a month making my way from North to South, taste testing my way around each town I visited. Vietnamese food in my opinion is the perfect balance for all the… Continue reading A Vietnamese food journey.
One of my very good friends Holly has a fabulous blog that celebrates the lifestyles of women in their 30’s. It’s a great portal for fashion, style, beauty, and food. In addition she looks at the lives of some very inspirational women around the world – their talents, strengths, their struggles, and their successes. This week she’s got a… Continue reading A little bit of food, and a little bit of life.
I’ve just come home after 4 weeks travelling the colourful country of Colombia. What a hecticly incredible place, and so far beyond any of my expectations for a travel destination. I’ve seen some remarkable countries in my time as a footloose traveller but Colombia takes the cake in diversity and wonder. It ticks all the boxes that one hopes to find in… Continue reading Taking to the streets.
Everyone has that one person at work that inspires them daily – at least I do. Mines a Costa Rican beauty called Maria. Not a cooking professional but she’s a fierce foodie with a passion for health, wellness and today’s biodynamic food movement. She’s always there for ‘galley meetings’ when I need that second opinion to analyse flavours, trial plating techniques,… Continue reading Kombucha bomb