Autumn Afternoon Tea, Oh Me Oh My

Last weekend I made my first trip into town for quite a while. After the last year, going out into has dropped on my list of things I like to do. Mainly cos it’s SO busy. But, last Sunday off I trotted with a very good reason in tow….to visit Oh Me Oh My for…

Six dog-friendly foodie spots in Liverpool

Molls has been part of our family for over five years now, so she’s used to going out with us. Whether that’s grabbing a coffee, going out for tea when we’re up in the Lakes or going for lunch after a walk. So I thought I’d share five of our faves! Bundobust, Bold Street Bundobust…

Four new foodie spots I’ve tried – October

The last few weeks have been a bit of a whirlwind. I don’t really know where October disappeared to, but it’s flown over, thanks to a flurry of foodie pitstops over the last few weeks. We’re dead lucky living in Liverpool as there’s always a social media buzz about new restaurants, cafes, pubs and bars…

A Day in Manchester

With *everything* that has happened over the last 18 months, trips into Manchester have been firmly off the agenda bit I’m now determined to change that, starting with my latest day in the city. Where I ate Refinery Coffee & Bar – I headed straight to Refinery for breakfast, once once got off the train….

Tempest on Titheburn Lunch Review

My favourite self care activity is treating myself like the main character. You know, long walks in nature, cooking good food and taking myself out for breakfast, brunch and lunch. And last week I did the latter at Tempest on Tithebarn. Lunch menu The new lunch menu packs a punch. With an in-house baker, take…

Cook along with The Great British Bake Off & Aldi! 

Aldi have launched a new home baker range, meaning this year we can expand our baking know-how further than banana bread and join along with GBBO every week!  The range includes the new Tefal Cake Factory, Digital Ice Cream Maker and the best selling Classic Stand Mixer in a new rose pink colour. This means they will…

In-season: Autumn fruit and vegetables guide 

A new addition to my blog, I like cooking with the fruit and vegetables that are in season as we progress through the year and so I thought I’d share my first ‘In-season’ guide!  Today is officially the first day of autumn and even though the weather hasn’t automatically changed, we will see the return…

30 Instagram hashtags for food bloggers

Understanding Instagram’s algorithm feels like a never-ending struggle. Once you think you’ve got your head around it, the game changes again and your photos/IGTV’s/reels are bringing in less likes that you’d…like and engagement is low again.  Since I began a new Instagram page last year dedicated to two of my great loves – food and…

Four easy meals to try this week

Life has been pretty quiet lately, dog walks and cooking take up my time and tbh, that makes me pretty happy. So here’s four easy meals that I’ve made lately that I reccomend you try your hand at! Turkey mince koftas Taken from the recipe book Hob by Amy Shepherd, this kofta kebab recipe is…

The Dark Kitchen, Allerton Road review

The Dark Kitchen, sounds mysterious, right? Well, it’s the new kid on the Allerton Road block, serving up sushi and plant-based burgers. I can’t lie, the menu excited me greatly! You’ll find The Dark Kitchen where Little White Lies once stood and it’s been transformed into a cool new eatery.   Sushi x Bae  The menu is split into two halves –…

Tempest on Tithebarn review

Another new kid on the block, let’s welcome Tempest on Tithebarn to the Liverpool foodie scene. You may remember this as Hus, but a rebrand has brought Tempest to the business district. Noon menu I arrived at Tempest to try the Noon menu, which has a little bit of everything! I learnt that Tempest now…

& company, Mann Island review

Spending a sunny Saturday in town hits different after spending most of last summer at home and if you throw good food into the mix you’re on to a winner! & company, Mann Island & company is the latest kid on the block. The Mann Island block that is. Neighbouring Brasco Lounge the eatery is…

The top 10 Instagram accounts for food and recipe inspiration

I love cooking, that’s no secret. And I love me a recipe book or seven. But Instagram is an untapped source of inspo, ready to help you transform whatever you’ve got left in your fridge into something utterly delicious for tea. I love to use the Save feature on Instagram, saving recipe posts and meal inspo for later to…

Gousto Recipe Box Review

Its been a hot minute since I’ve tried Gousto. I actually worked with them back in 2017, when they gifted me a one off box to try and review. You can read that review here but I wasn’t hugely impressed, in comparison to Hello Fresh but that has now changed! Whilst we’ve eaten predominantly vegetarian…

Ma Boyles Alehouse & Eatery Review

AD gifted meal When an email landed to visit Ma Boyles Alehouse and Eatery along with three of my best gal pals, it was a sure thing. Tucked away off The Strand and just behind Water Street, Ma Boyles is a great spot to visit whether you want food or just drinks. Veggie options The…