A sinful Sunday treat. An early morning breakfast at The Wolsey; said to have one of the best breakfasts in London… Mr Brunch shone his ‘smart weekend shoes’ and everything… ;) So what’s the fuss about? We went to check … Continue reading Kippers and chandeliers – The Wolsey for breakfast?
Ok ok….. I’ve been remiss. A lot of eating over Christmas. A bit of exercising (!). Not enough BLOGGING!! More to follow! Right now – breakfast at The Wolsey. Review to follow! Continue reading Breakfast at The Wolsey
I’ve got a guilty little secret. Each time I thought I’d put things straight in a quick update article – I found an excuse. (Got to brush the dog’s teeth. Book a flu jab. Change my home broadband provider. See … Continue reading Confession: Dry October – a tidal wave of defeat
Coffee, chocolate, wine. Three little delights. Even better when combined: a superb meal, where a rich espresso follows crisp white wine; dark chocolate and a spicy shiraz while watching a film; a flat white with a small chocolate covered treat sat next to the cup… Why would … Continue reading Dear Red Wine – I miss you (aka: 5 days into a Dry October)
What did you do last birthday? Friends over for a BBQ? Bake a “showstopper”, marvel at the greatness of Mary Berry, and struggle it into work? A glass of champers while picnicing on the floor in your living room on … Continue reading 37km walk: if only my fitness tracker could keep up…
Tasty fresh salmon on the BBQ? A favourite – bring it on! (Thanks, Dad, for the BBQ enthusiasm over the years…). The fishy clean-up afterwards? Less fun, but we have it under control… (by “we”, I mean Mr Brunch, but let’s not … Continue reading Sizzling BBQ salmon, and the hassle-free clean-up job
Mr Brunch has been known to complain about his DIY adventures. If the shelf isn’t straight (it was the screws – they didn’t go in right), or the gloss paint dries bubbly (the paint was old), I teasingly remind him … Continue reading New trainers: new you?
Two months into wearing my Watch (give or take): and still loving it – superb innovation. During this morning’s caffeine hit, I figured it’s time for a review of my funky accessorised wrist wear. And a heads-up for where you … Continue reading Apple Watch: reviewing the options for third party watch straps
I find myself with a heap of blueberries that need eating (some are destined for salad… the rest need a good home). I also have leftover creamy coconut milk, and a mint plant that’s starting to show signs of neglect… … Continue reading Blitzing up a smashing blueberry-coconut smoothie!
8.00pm. The fridge was looking a tad …empty. Aside from breakfast goodies (greek yogurt, berries, coconut milk – scrumptious) I had: three tomatoes a small glug of pinot grigio a bottle of prosecco (hurrah – bubbles!! several different types of cheese … Continue reading Dinner inspiration: giant mushrooms with a spicy courgette, bacon, tomato and halloumi topper