• Cruelty Free,  Food,  Reviews,  Uncategorized

    Favourite snacks: When only something sweet will do

    When my body need a bit more energy or I’m just craving a snack, I’ll often grab a banana or some dates. But you can’t exactly dunk a banana in your tea, so when I trialed the three all new-in snacks below, I was very excited! I can now enjoy that sweet treat with my cuppa (still in moderation, mind you!) while not straying off the path of health.  Doisy & Dam SNAPS These new superfood SNAPS are thin, crunchy…

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    RESTAURANT REVIEW: FARMACY, NOTTING HILL

    Serving up healthy and delicious plant-based food and cocktails (they call it ‘Clean Indulgence’) in a setting made of Pinterest dreams with copper touches and indoor greenery, Claire Gratzke could not wait to review Farmacy, a now well-loved West London haunt. It’s not often I first hear about a restaurant via social media, but Farmacy in Notting Hill had gained a following on Instagram long before it had even opened its doors to the eager public in the early summer of 2016,…

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    RustiKo – Italian soul food in Soho

    You can’t go wrong with good Italian food and an array of alcohol – brought to London’s Soho by RustiKo – we popped in for some pizza and beers and were not disappointed! Fast establishing itself as an institution in Soho, RustiKo opened late last year (the name meaning ‘rustic’ in Italian, but also derived from the rust exposed throughout the venue – hence the typo) and prides itself on Italian soul food – ‘just like mama used to make’,…

  • Food,  Recipes,  Reviews

    Winter Warmer – Cowboy Bean Bowl

    With Bonfire Night and the cold winter upon us, this delicious seasonal winter warmer recipe from Flo Gibson is right up our street. Flo Gibson is the culinary brains behind all of the delicious “fuss-free” recipes that Gousto provides for food lovers looking for mealtime inspiration. A special Barefaced discount code for first time customers is available at the bottom of the recipe – enjoy! INGREDIENTS FOR 2: Salt Pepper Olive oil Sugar 1 red pepper 1 spring onion 40g cheddar cheese 1…

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    Afternoon Tea at Sketch

    From now on, afternoon tea should always be served in a dusty pink room with cartoon-lined walls and velvet seating. The David Shrigley gallery at Sketch on Conduit Street offers an afternoon tea that has raised the bar! Priced at £39 (or £51/60, depending on which glass of champagne you choose) this is perfect for a spacial occasion with the girls. Like something out of a Wes Anderson movie, the powder pink velvet room contrasted with David Shrigley sketches on the walls made this a…