Eating Organic on a Budget: Eight money saving tips on buying organic fruit and vegetables for less.
This banana and coconut breakfast cake is a great way to start the day. It is packed full of nutritious ingredients and its gluten free as well as being naturally sweet.
A guide to my favourite Independent Stores in Edinburgh, Scotland. Ranging from florists to bookshops and cafes to children’s clothes shops.
Every time I visit Edinburgh I discover something new. This city is full of secret wooded walks and quiet cobbled streets.Dean is a little pocket of calm. From here I followed the riverside walk along the Leith to Stockbridge.
You know a recipe is a good one when it’s splattered with sauce like this one! This simple and fragrant curry comes in very handy during the summer months when you want to use up a glut of ripe tomatoes. A good friend made me this curry over a decade ago now, as I left
Here are five ways to use this store cupboard staple: Household cleaner: I have been using bicarbonate of soda as a household cleaner for years. It is especially good on sinks, enamel baths and basins as it gently exfoliates without scratching. It is even better when combined with vinegar or lemon juice. I rub the
This asparagus, lemon and feta traybake is so easy to make and celebrates some of the season’s most loveliest produce. Giant wholewheat couscous is combined with spring greens, chilli, garlic, lemon feta and lots of asparagus. Its no surprise that this delicious weekday meal was created by Anna Jones, the queen of seasonal cooking; Anna always
It occurred to me the other day that on numerous occasions I have thrown away candles when they have come to the end of their life instead of repurposing them. There are so many beautifully designed candle jars that it seems such a waste to get rid of them. It was only when I saw
A few months ago I was on a work trip to Edinburgh for the opening of an art exhibition. Although I spent two nights in the City I probably only really had a couple of hours to myself (in-between hanging the show and rushing around for meetings). But in that time I did manage to
We have been getting a fruit and vegetable box for the best part of a decade. But it did take us a while to use it to its full potential and to experiment with new recipes and different ingredients. Things definitely became a lot easier when we got organised and used the vegetables as the