A Bit Casual Eating Out London

Sambal Shiok Residency, Soho

I’ve recently started a new job which means meeting lots of new people. Meeting new people inevitable leads to the ‘so whereabouts in Austra… errr… New Zealand are you from?’ question which swiftly dovetails into all the who, what, when, and always the whys.…

April 26, 2016
Milan feature
Eating Abroad Italy

Dining in Milan – Three Hidden Gems

Mention Milan and I immediately think of fashion. My mind starts picturing designer bag toting, stiletto heel wearing fashionistas… sleek looking ladies… impossibly chic Italian women. I imagine myself joining their ranks for a few days as I pound the pavements, ducking in and…

April 12, 2016
A Bit Fancy Eating Out London

Chez Bruce, Wandsworth

Exhaustion has overtaken my body and brain. Three weeks into a new job after having been a lady of leisure since Christmas, the 9 – 5.30-ish grind sandwiched between one hour commutes is a shock to the system. I’d be lying if I said…

March 31, 2016
A Bit Casual Eating Out London

Barrio Central, Soho

The last time I looked at a taco with my hungry eyes on was in the searing heat of Mexico City about three years ago. Two weeks later, what I thought was an unconditional love of these tasty tortilla snacks, soon fizzled away like…

March 29, 2016
A Bit Casual Eating Out London

Nanban, Brixton

For some people it could be a huge plate of cheesy pasta, for a certain someone it’s most likely to be a hearty beef stew, but for me it’s definitely a bowl of piping hot noodles. That, ladies and gentlemen, is my ultimate comfort…

March 24, 2016
Eating Abroad Portugal

Porto – A Food Tour

Every bit as rustic and romantic as I hoped, I was smitten with Lisbon the moment I laid eyes on it so I couldn’t wait to get back to Portugal. Over our long weekend in the Portuguese capital, we whittled away the hours just…

March 22, 2016