10 Spooky Halloween Treats | Checkout 2014

We pick our top 10 spooktacular Halloween treats. Click on the blue links to buy! 1) The super-creative people at Orange Paper Duck have come up trumps again with these spooky cupcake wrappers,… Continue reading

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The suite life | The Aegean Suites hotel, Periferiakos Skiathou, Skiathos 370 02, Greece

The Greek island of Skiathos is known as the ‘fly and flop island’ and that’s exactly what we did when we stayed at the beautiful and extremely chilled Aegean Suites. We’d just spent… Continue reading

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Fit for a princess | The Skiathos Princess hotel, 37002, Agia Paraskevi, Skiathos, Greece

I have an idea of a new hotel concept – a cat hotel. Not a cattery, I mean a hotel for humans with resident cats. Humans like me who love cats but for… Continue reading

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11 Irresistible Treats For Chocolate Week | Checkout 2014

Chocolate Week is here on 13 October, like we need an excuse. Here’s 11 of our favourite chocolatey treats. Click on the blue links to buy! 1) First there was red velvet cake,… Continue reading

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WELL POP ME IN A JAR AND CALL ME A PICKLE | SARSON’S PICKLING MASTER CLASS WITH PETER GINN & GABRIEL PRYCE

To me, pickled foods used to represent that limp slither of gherkin in a Quarter Pounder, the sad onions on cocktail sticks left behind at kids parties, or the boiled egg being sucked… Continue reading

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Carl Clarke aka Disco Bistro, Grilled!

We first met Carl Clarke three years ago at the fab English Launderette pop-up, it was only a brief meeting, but we in that time we could see just how hard-working he is.… Continue reading

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Beef up your Sundays | Roast dinners at CAU, 10-12 Royal Parade, Blackheath, London SE3 0TL

A Sunday roast is best eaten either at someone else’s house, a pub or a restaurant. For me, it’s far too much faff with too little reward when I cook one, plus the… Continue reading

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Bump N’ Grind | Bump Spirit Courses at Bump Caves, 208 Tower Bridge Road, London SE1 2UP

We’ve been to many a master class – how to make coffee, how to assemble the perfect chocolate bomb, how to make pizza dough, even how to pickle an egg! But this distil… Continue reading

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Food-inspired beauty treats for all | Checkout Summer 2014

We couldn’t help but notice an abundance of food-inspired beauty products on the market, here’s our favourite picks for all the family that are good enough to eat. Click on the blue links… Continue reading

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Down Mexico way | New Mix-and-Match Plates at Benito’s Hat, 12-14 St John Street, London, EC1M 4AY

One of our biggest regrets during last year’s visit to LA was not making the short(ish) drive into Mexico. Instead we opted to give Sin City another chance, big mistake (apart from the… Continue reading

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Ken Hom, Grilled!

We are so thrilled to grill Ken Hom OBE, as well as being the international authority on Chinese and Asian food, this year he celebrates his 30th anniversary as TV’s most enduring and… Continue reading

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Talk dirty to me | Dirty Burger, 13 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London E1 6LA

Bit of a blogger fail, but we still have a few London burger places to tick off our list. Dirty Burger was one of them, although they had three branches one in Vauxhall,… Continue reading

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The Fountain restaurant at Fortnum & Mason | a We Love Food & Zomato competition

*THIS COMPETITION HAS NOW CLOSED* We’ve teamed up with Zomato again to offer a lucky reader a £80 voucher for one of London’s most renowned establishments – The Fountain restaurant at Fortnum & Mason.… Continue reading

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Fabulous flavours from a shoebox: Kentish lamb neck fillet with a vegetable stew and minted croutons | cottages4you’s new ‘Shoebox recipe’ challenge

Cottages4you, The UK’s largest self-catering holiday specialist, has joined forces with some of the UK’s favourite gastro pubs and restaurants to create a collection of simple recipes to inspire holidaymakers enjoying a self-catering stay. They… Continue reading

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Yashin Ocean House makes miso happy | Yashin Ocean House, 117-119 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 3RN

OK, I’ll be up front from the start, Japanese food is not really our forte. The hot variety – yes. Sushi and sashimi – no. We like ramen, love a Katsu curry, I enjoyed… Continue reading

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Blue is the colour, deep south cooking is the game | The Blues Kitchen Shoreditch, 134-146 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A 3AR

We’ve been missing a big plate of BBQ meat and the joy that messy fingers and a full belly of smokey food brings, so when Saff’s GP mistook her for a vegetarian and… Continue reading

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Food-inspired fashion for all | Checkout Summer 2014

Thank you, fashion world for bringing this trend to us. I bet no fashionista ever predicted we’d be wearing fast food. We like a balanced diet so have included a touch of fruit… Continue reading

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Undoubtably the best views from a hotel, ever | Shangri-la hotel & TĪNG at The Shard | 31 St Thomas Street, London, SE1 9QU

Staying the night in the Shangri-la at the Shard – the UK’s first elevated hotel was only ever going to be incredible. The Shard is one of our favourite buildings, despite my doubts… Continue reading

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Great pizza, perfect setting | Pizza Tipi, Cambrian Quay, Cardigan, Wales SA43 1EZ

It’s not very often that you get ten days of glorious weather in the UK. When you have gambled your only family holiday on the notoriously wet and windy west Wales coast, 27*C… Continue reading

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Our Home & Interior picks | Checkout Summer 2014

We don’t just love food, we have a huge passion for interior shopping too, the high street and web are awash with gorgeous products. Click to buy! 1) Here’s a fact for you,… Continue reading

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