• Food Time

    Sustainable food and drink eco champions

    I’ve been blogging a lot about sustainable food & drink products that have strong eco-credentials and are reducing pressure on the environment. My Huski Home travel cup review is one of these posts. This reusable cup made from rice husks…

  • Food Time,  Me Time

    Enjoying me time with a brew and a book

    I’m a bit of a coffee fiend at the moment, especially to keep me going when we’ve had a few sleepless nights with the little lady! When I discovered that one of my favourite foodie brands, The Black Farmer, was…

  • Me Time

    Tips for a better night’s sleep

    Before having my daughter, I loved lie-ins at the weekend, and days when I didn’t have to set an alarm clock. Of course all of that changes when you become a parent, and while I wouldn’t want it any other…

  • Food Time,  Me Time

    The new menu at the Hyatt Regency, Birmingham

    If you’ve ever had the pleasure/misfortune* (*delete as you see fit) of working away from home for a large event such as a Conference, you’ll probably understand my next point a little too well. Essentially you see the inside of…

  • Food Time

    Chocolate Mocha Caramel Cake

    I’m the first to admit that I’m not the best at baking, but I do like to give cakes a go from time to time. This recipe was based on one from my BBC Good Food Cakes and Bakes book.…

  • Food Time

    Goat’s Cheese, Beetroot, Pear & Rocket Baguette

    With May upon on, not only can we enjoy seasonal fruit and veg such as Jersey Royal new potatoes, samphire and asparagus, it’s also the time to officially celebrate a superb British food. So it’s hats off to the humble…

  • Food Time

    Honey Mustard and Garlic Pork with noodles

    Cooking fresh and healthy meals is really important to me. But sometimes after work, when I’m tired, being in the kitchen for ages is the last thing I feel like. That’s why I’m such a huge fan of my wok…