fussy eater turned foodie

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Gluten Free Breakfast Waffles

Gluten Free Breakfast Waffles

Lately I have been adopting a low fod map elimination diet to try and see what exactly is making my stomach swell to looking 6 months pregnant everyday … (no.. I’m definitely not pregnant).. anyway, I had to get creative to ensure this elimation diet […]

Low Fod Map Chicken and Mexican Rice

Low Fod Map Chicken and Mexican Rice

So, some of you may remember that a while a go I decided to start eating Low Fod map to see if it helped my bloating and stomach issues. Unfortunately, I did not stick with it fully and my issues continued. After speaking to the […]

Healthier Victoria Sponge

Healthier Victoria Sponge

Two things that most people should know about me – I have the sweetest tooth and I love to bake. This is usually a disastrous combination when trying to cut out refined sugars and other nasties from your diet. If I ever ran out of […]

Sunday Roast at The Botanist

Sunday Roast at The Botanist

The Botanist is part of the new world trading company and has popped up over the years in numerous locations around the UK. All of which are incredibly quaint and tastefully decorated. All locations reflect a beautiful garden inspired decor with botanical cocktails, craft beers […]

Sausage and Butterbean Stew

Sausage and Butterbean Stew

So the lovely people at Grandad’s sausage called by with some of their new sausages to try and I decided that it would be fun to do some recipe creation at the same time… thus my Sausage and Butterbean stew was born. Wow, the flavour […]

How to Make the Perfect Matcha Latte

How to Make the Perfect Matcha Latte

The Japanese have known about the potential benefits of green tea powder for years but all of a sudden this seems to be another foodie health trend that has spread globally. Most people are aware that drinking brewed green tea has numerous health benefits but […]

MFDF 17 and Late Rooms Takeover

MFDF 17 and Late Rooms Takeover

So, lucky little me was asked to visit the Manchester Food and Drink Festival (MFDF) on Sunday 1st October 2017 to show off such a fascinating event, in collaboration with LateRooms.com #lateliving campaign. I also took this opportunity to show what Manchester truly has to offer […]

Shoryu Ramen Bottomless Brunch

Shoryu Ramen Bottomless Brunch

Has anyone ever attempted one of those (wo)man vs food challenges? I have never exactly signed up for one and well, when I first heard about Shoryu Ramens bottomless brunch (£38pp), I did not anticipate that it would be such a comprehensive food challenge!   […]

Chicken and Sweet Potato Salad

Chicken and Sweet Potato Salad

2 years ago if you told me I would not only be eating but actually enjoying eating salads I would have laughed. Me, eat leaves?? Don’t be absurd… Obviously a lot has changed since then and after lots of experimenting to discover what I like […]

Black Dog Ballroom

Black Dog Ballroom

Black Dog Ballroom is ever famous with students and those that want a chilled out drink, alongside some potential pool playing and decent music. They have two ballroom venues and another one solely for bowling (Black Dog Bowl) but they offer more than just drinks […]