Flat Viewings and Chickpea and Chorizo Salad

Recently my girlfriend and I have been at looking at flats to view in London. We have put an offer on a flat and it got accepted. Awesome! Next step is trying to get a mortgage. Wish us luck 🙂 Serves: 2 Prep Time: 10 minutes Cooking Time: 10 minutes   Ingredients: Cooking Chorizo, skin removed and diced Can of chickpeas Handful of cherry tomatoes, … Continue reading Flat Viewings and Chickpea and Chorizo Salad

Lego Movie, Wahaca, Black Bean Toastada

A random Friday, my girlfriend and I went to Westfield (Shopping Mall in Shepherds Bush, London) to watch the Lego Movie, in 3D. The film was entertaining, funny, a little kiddish and Batman and Unikitten were awesome (Everything’s awesome) After we watched the film, we went to Wahaca. Wahaca is a Mexican chain created by Thomasina Myers (who won Masterchef quite a few years ago). … Continue reading Lego Movie, Wahaca, Black Bean Toastada

Celebrations, Fish in a Tie and Salmon Roulade.

Recently, my girlfriend had some wonderful news so we had to celebrate. The day the news came was a Thursday. We went to a restaurant named Fish in a Tie, Mediterranean restaurant, in Clapham Junction. The place is tasty and cheap! Don’t be put off by the word cheap. I will use the phrase awesome value for money instead. Two courses for £12 is great … Continue reading Celebrations, Fish in a Tie and Salmon Roulade.

Ping pong and Chinese Pork and Ginger wonton

My girlfriend, brother and I went to Ping Pong in St Pauls, London. Ping Pong is a Dim Sum Restaurant. Prior to going to the restaurant, I sat waiting at a pub for over an hour by myself waiting for both of them. It beat walking around the shops for an hour I guess. When they eventually arrived we drank a pint then went to … Continue reading Ping pong and Chinese Pork and Ginger wonton

Donna Margherita and Chilli and Pancetta Popcorn

The origins of margherita Pizza Margherita, was invented in 1889 for Queen Margherita. The Queen liked pizza and wanted one. She had to choose between three different pizzas. She chose a pizza with the colours of the Italian flag: red (tomato), green (basil), and white (mozzarella). Supposedly, this kind of pizza was then named after the Queen as Pizza Margherita” Before Pizza Pilgrims came Donna … Continue reading Donna Margherita and Chilli and Pancetta Popcorn

London and Vietnamese Summer Rolls

People in the UK may have noticed during the end of December and a lot of January, it has been raining (No **** Sherlock) and causing floods. Our flat had a leak – downstairs flat had a leak – my girlfriends trains been cancelled etc etc. One miraculous Saturday was forecast to have no rain. My girlfriend and I thought brilliant – we should utilise … Continue reading London and Vietnamese Summer Rolls