carrot

This is my absolutely favourite Great British cake: the great carrot cake. I literally fell in love it it from the first bite. What’s not to like? Moist, indulgent and so flavoursome. Ten years ago, when I first tried it, … Read more…

Just a very quick and pretty unplanned post this time. Given that going back to work after long weekend also meant coming back to a new desk and new work neighbourhood (an office-wide desk move at work over weekend) I … Read more…

It’s been slightly quieter on the blog over last few weeks. I admit. I think I simply needed a few weeks and in particular weekends to rest, recover and refocus. But here I am again, refreshed, recharged and ready for … Read more…

I have run for 20 minutes non-stop today, a total distance of 3.5km!!! It might not sound like a big thing for some, but believe me, it’s a massive achievement for me. In fact, I don’t remember ever running for … Read more…

Here’s another version of oven-baked vegetable crisps: Carrot and parsnip crisps in sweet paprika seasoning. Two great winter vegetables, both with a sweet and aromatic touch, nicely complimented by some spices. Remember: they taste best straight from the oven and … Read more…

January, for many of us, is a month of resolutions and at least some of those often focus around healthy living, diets and detoxing. I usually oppose those resolutions around the Big Dates such as New Year (let’s be honest, … Read more…

Need some more energy? A vitamin boost? Simply go for this classic smoothie with carrots, apples, bananas and oranges. Easy enough. Absolutely delicious! ingredients (serves 2) 8 carrots 2 apples 1 banana 2 oranges 1 lemon Preparation Push the carrots … Read more…