Book Review: A Walk Across the Sun by Corban Addison

A Walk Across the Sun

  I am often lucky enough to be gifted books for my birthday and Christmas. I love, love, love reading and there is nothing I love more than a brand new book! A fellow bookworm often enjoys treating me to Continue reading Book Review: A Walk Across the Sun by Corban Addison

Book Review: Pereira Maintains by Antonio Tabucchi

Pereira Maintains

  I love having books recommended to me. One of my fellow bookworm friends recently recommended Pereira Maintains. I haven’t read Antonio Tabucchi and it is always exciting to discover a new author. Pereira Maintains is a small but beautifully Continue reading Book Review: Pereira Maintains by Antonio Tabucchi

Recipe: Lincolnshire pork sausage stew

Sausage stew and veg

If you love my blog then you will know that I love comfort food. One of my favourite comfort foods has to be sausages, I love all types of sausages, but sometimes you just can’t beat a good old Lincolnshire Continue reading Recipe: Lincolnshire pork sausage stew

Venus & Adonis by William Shakespeare at The Globe London

The Globe

  Since visiting for the first time last summer, Shakespeares Globe theatre in London. I simply adore everything about the Globe, from the location on the river to the intimacy of the building, and when you exit the building the Continue reading Venus & Adonis by William Shakespeare at The Globe London

Lichtenstein: A Retrospective at the Tate Modern

Lichtenstein

  I grew up with a Lichtenstein print in the hallway, but had never taken the time to see more of his work. A fellow culture vulture has membership at the Tate Modern on London’s bankside and she was kind Continue reading Lichtenstein: A Retrospective at the Tate Modern

Recipe: Lilo loves homemade french toast (eggy bread)

French Toast

With an American father, I grew up on French toast and also don’t really get the British habit of calling it eggy bread. But whatever you call it, check out my recipe for French toast, it makes a great breakfast Continue reading Recipe: Lilo loves homemade french toast (eggy bread)

Lilo loves Ching He Huang Chinese cookware at Dunelm Mill

Ching He Huang Chinese cookware

Dunelm Mill is fast becoming one of my guilty pleasures. There is so much in this shop and I must confess, some of it isn’t to my taste but my favourite department has to be their cookware section. They literally Continue reading Lilo loves Ching He Huang Chinese cookware at Dunelm Mill

Recipe: Lilo loves homemade cheese nachos

Cheese Nachos

Who doesn’t love cheesy nachos? They are a great side dish with the right mains but they also make a great snack for nights in with your favourite movie. For the perfect movie night why not start with my pizza Continue reading Recipe: Lilo loves homemade cheese nachos

Book Review: OBEY Supply & Demand, The art of Shepard Fairey

OBEY Supply & Demand The art of Shepard Fairey

Many of you may know Shepard Fairey as the artist who produced the iconic Obama hope posters, he also featured heavily in the Banksy, Exit through the gift shop movie. However, Fairey has been producing iconic work for over 20 Continue reading Book Review: OBEY Supply & Demand, The art of Shepard Fairey

Recipe: Lilo Loves homemade palmiers

Palmiers on plate

I love to try out new recipes especially when they are quick, easy and incredibly tasty! I had some puff pastry in the freezer and some friends coming for dinner, so I decided to try to wow them with my Continue reading Recipe: Lilo Loves homemade palmiers