Brunching at Federal – An Instagrammer’s Dream

Dark wooden tables, upcycled items, quirky colours and plenty of natural light; as a self-confessed Instagrammer who loves a bit of #foodporn, independent and locally owned Federal Cafe ticks all of those boxes. Brought from the warmer climates of New Zealand and Australia to Manchester’s (rainier) Northern Quarter, this spot has become renowned for its […]

One-Pan Crunchy Spicy Baked Eggs

In case you’ve missed it, I’ve recently developed some recipes for Rolla Granola: these dairy/gluten/refined sugar-free delicious Raspberry, Chocolate & Chilli Brownies and this not-so-naughty Nutty Salted Caramel Cheesecake. YUM. So that’s the sweet recipes covered, but what about using their savoury, paleo-friendly Sweet Potato ‘Neanderthal Nibbles’ variety? Let me introduce you to this super […]

A Weekend Away with Health Blogger Babes

Morning HIIT workouts, treks in the countryside, cooking up a storm, chats over a bottle of Prosecco (because, BALANCE)…Yep, THIS is pretty much what happens when five health, food and fitness blogger girls go away for a long weekend… One of the best things about social media and blogging is coming across like-minded people, having a […]

Chocolate, Maca & Blueberry Protein Pancakes

I’m a big fan of Seasonal Berries, which represents berry growers and works with industry experts in leading UK supermarkets to bring the best strawberries, raspberries, blackberries and blueberries. As a berry lover, their website is a really useful resource for everything related to these fruits – from delicious recipes and useful nutritional information, to […]

Pumpkin & Blueberry Protein Baked Oats

In celebration of Breakfast Week, I’m excited to share my favourite baked oats recipe yet. Comforting, delicious and packed full of goodness, what’s not to love about the combination of pumpkin, blueberries, vanilla and cinnamon. With added Chia Seeds and superfood powder, this dish is absolutely ideal to make on a weekend and save leftovers […]

Healthy Protein Waffles? Thanks Domu + VonShef!

Before Christmas I was approached by Manchester-based online retailer of kitchen and homeware products, Domu. A local brand and one which appeals to my food geekiness and love for kitchen/bakeware – helloooooo! Having looked through their extensive VonShef appliance range, I was keen to try out their Double Waffle Maker after seeing so many drool-worthy […]

Guest Recipe from EatWise: Sweet Omelette with Hot Blueberry Sauce

One of the best things about social media is coming across like-minded people – and doing something with it. I’ve followed EatWise on Instagram and Twitter for a while now, drooling over their mouth-watering, healthy but simple creations, so it’s a pleasure to host a guest recipe from this creative duo. I can’t wait to […]