Very very late - but as promised in my last book club post, here is a recap (with recipes and lots of foodie photos!) of our Truly Madly Guilty book club meeting. The book revolves around the events of a barbecue, and while they were traumatic occurrences for the characters involved, as a foodie I couldn't…Read more Truly Madly Hungry: A Foodie Interpretation of Liane Moriarty’s Latest Page-turner
After taking a night train to Lisbon - from Madrid - we arrived at our hostel early in the morning. I had managed to get some sleep on the train, so I was rested enough (barely) to start my day. I had plans to meet my cousin, who had been living in Lisbon for five…Read more Pastéis de Belém: The OG Portuguese Egg Tart of Lisbon!
For the last leg of our spring 2015 Europe trip, the group of 5 Media & PR girls split, with two staying on to sun on the beaches of Portugal, one heading straight back to the UK and Yasho and I heading to out final destinations of Brussels and Amsterdam. We flew from Lisbon to…Read more You say ‘Belgium’, I hear ‘Waffles’…Mokafé is a must! #Brussels
You know how sometimes, when you're exploring a new city, a certain something catches your eye in the window and you know there is no way you're leaving without it? Well, my first evening exploring Barcelona included that very experience - with a chocolate-covered pastry. Being from the States and a fan of all baked…Read more How much is that Kronut in the window? #BarcelonaTravels
When I was in high school, probably more than 10 years ago now, my mom and I started attending a book club that my grandma was in - a small group started by her friend. Legend has it it began as a way for said friend to go through all the classics she already owned, but…Read more A Very #Foodie Book Club
An earlier version of this post was written for a personal blog of mine last year. It has been edited slightly and has additions from Yasho! xx Elisabeth Yasho and I decided that for our last full day in Barcelona we would just have to have that Spanish lunch after our visit to the beach. A proper…Read more 3 course meal (bottle of wine included) on a budget! #Barceloneta
I recently took a road trip up to Portland, Oregon and the Seattle, Washington area with my best friend since childhood, Alyssa. She is a longtime fan of hard cider, always keeping a pack of Angry Orchard - the different flavor varieties - in the fridge. Lucky for me, she is pretty into food and…Read more Cider Sampling in the PNW