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January 2015

  • Lunch at Ottolenghi in Notting Hill

    Lunch at Ottolenghi, Notting Hill

    Lunch at Ottolenghi, Notting Hill

    Did I ever tell you about the first time I had lunch at Ottolenghi in Notting Hill?

    Probably not, it’s one of those “I’ve been meaning to blog about…” moments I never seem to get around to, but with these too-tempting-not-to-share photos, I guess it’s better late than never.

    It … Continue Reading...

  • Rice, Peas, Mint and Raisins

    Rice, Peas, Mint and Raisins

    This week, while our friends in the northeast were battening down hatches and contending with a ‘historic snowstorm,’ spring came to us here in the northwest.
    This isn’t to rub it in; we’re not revelling in these spring-like temperatures yet. It’s nice, but it feels a little off – the … Continue Reading...

  • Coffee Journal | Sunday Mornings

    Sunday Mornings

    Sunday Mornings

    I’m grateful for Sunday mornings.
    I want to collect as many memorable Sunday mornings as possible, I love them for damp foggy morning walks, quiet meditations, getting lost in good book and catching up with old friends far, far away.

    These are times of rejuvenation; moments that make Mondays bearable, … Continue Reading...

  • Yoghurt Banana Bread

    Banana and Yoghurt Bread

    Banana and Yoghurt Bread Banana and Yoghurt Bread

    Waking up to the soothing pitter-patter of rain is the perfect way to start Sundays in winter.
    It sets the mood for lounging in your pyjamas all day; it’s soothing, idyllic and rejuvenating.

    This type of day calls for a special breakfast. Yes, special… but easy and unfussy.
    So that … Continue Reading...