Matcha latte


Giving up caffeine is HARD. I would know, I used to drink a tonne of it and then one day I made the decision to go completely  cold turkey (not a good idea) and see how I felt. Well I felt bloody terrible; I had no energy, my head was banging and I couldn’t concentrate on anything. Continue reading

Bloody delicious no-bake bakewell tarts


If you grew up in the UK, chances are you’ve heard of that old chap Mr Kipling. We used to really like him (he sounded so friendly on the adverts) but these days we aren’t so sure.

It’s not that we think he’s done anything bad (although we do think his mate Captain Birds Eye definitely looks a bit dodgy) he’s just bloody arrogant. ‘Exceedingly good cakes’? For someone who sounds so posh that kind of blatant immodesty seems rather un-British. Continue reading

Indian inspired creamy chai latte 


When Mr H and I set off on a magical tour of India two years ago, we had no idea how much of an assault on the senses (in a good way!) it would be. Everywhere we went we were wowed by the noise, the colours and the smells, but above all, the tastes.

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