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My delicious sake adventure at Moto

And now for something completely different…a sake bar in the heart of Covent Garden. Moto had only been open just over a week when we visited and was a truly different and enjoyable experience. Owner Erica is passionate about sake and her knowledge is quite astounding. Not a subject I know a lot about so […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in London

Our delightful lunch at stylish 28-50 Covent Garden

Today it’s time for lunch in Covent Garden which always makes me very happy. So we’re heading to the newly-opened 28-50 Covent Garden which sits proudly at the entrance of Yards at St Martin’s Courtyard. It’s a bright, light contemporary space furnished in soft blue and pink velvets with plenty of unique stylish touches. We […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in London

Tasty Middle Eastern street food at Fafa’s in Covent Garden

Today it’s time for some delicious Middle Eastern Street food at Fafa’s. Perched on a corner in Covent Gardens Seven Dials area, it’s a stylish and buzzy little establishment with a constant stream of customers. What’s on the menu There’s a mix of freshly filled pitas, salads and mezze boxes with the fresh ingredients cooked […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in London

Festive feasting at Bayou Bar in Tooting Market

Today we’re heading to Tooting Market. My first visit which is really quite shocking considering I live literally down the road a short bus ride away. Lunch is at Bayou Bar, a New Orleans-style eatery just inside the entrance. And they’re serving up a delicious festive offering. Settled into one of the booths and before […]

Competitions

Competition: Win stunning tea towels designed by Kate Guy

It’s competition time! And today I have some beautiful tea towels from artist and designer Kate Guy. She’s combined her love of printmaking with her love of food and cooking to create these stunning recipe-themed towels. Her Regional Recipe collection includes eight illustrated recipes transferred to textile with easy-to-follow family recipes. So not only are […]

Drinks, Shopping

Small steps to change the world: Ion8 reusable bottles

I’m very aware of the impact plastic is having on our oceans. And as a result on the health of our planet generally. The statistics are shocking – with a million plastic bottles being bought worldwide every minute and only 9% of plastic ever being recycled. 12 million tonnes of plastic pour into our oceans […]