Gougères (Cheese Puffs)

I discovered this recipe on a food magazine website called Saveur and just knew I had to try and make it myself! Gougères are French cheesey choux pastry delights, like cheese puffs. As soon as I opened the oven door, the amazing smell of the toasted Gruyère cheese was heavenly. I especially loved the crisp outer shell which contrasted the … More Gougères (Cheese Puffs)

Brunch at Kopapa

I’ve been wanting to go for brunch for a while now but just haven’t got around to it. But one thing I do know is that London has some incredible places that cater for that exact craving of mine. So one weekend a few weeks ago I recruited a friend to go with me and … More Brunch at Kopapa

Sushi Making Class

For my best friend’s birthday last year I bought her a voucher on Groupon for a sushi making class for two people. This is because we’d both travelled to Japan in 2010 which is when I fell in love with everything Japanese. So this birthday had a Japanese theme to reminisce about those good times. … More Sushi Making Class

Carrot Cupcakes

I promised I would make Carrot Cupcakes for my colleague’s last day at work and so I spent ages searching for the perfect recipe. Trust me though, I don’t think it exists, or that I haven’t found it yet. Don’t get me wrong, the cupcakes turned out quite well, but when you haven’t tried and … More Carrot Cupcakes