Plans for Serbia

My friends, wife and I are doing a tour of the Balkans (Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia & Herzegovina and Serbia) We agreed that we would each research a country each and I chose Serbia We shall be travelling to Serbia from Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina,. Below are the travel options Serbia Facts The currency is Serbian Dinar Serbia were in the world cup 2018 but were knocked … Continue reading Plans for Serbia

Flaky pastry pesto chicken with Madeira jus

This flaky pastry pesto chicken is so simple and delicious! Serves: 2 Prep Time: 15 Minutes Cooking Time: 30 minutes Difficulty: Easy. Ingredients: Flaky Pesto Chicken: Sheet of ready rolled puff pastry (cold) 2 skinless chicken breasts 2 heaped teaspoons green pesto Madeira Jus: 2 tbsp Madeira 250ml chicken stock Knob of butter 1 shallot, finely diced Few sprigs of thyme Few sprigs of rosemary Salt … Continue reading Flaky pastry pesto chicken with Madeira jus


Wordscribe is a fun word describing game which I have designed for Android! Describe as many words in 60 seconds to your teammate.For every correctly guessed word you are awarded a point. For every pass, a point will be deducted. The team with the most points wins!! With over 3000 words, there’s plenty of chances to test everyone’s knowledge! There are 8 fantastic categories to … Continue reading Wordscribe


This is a guest post from my wife. Enjoy 🙂 I turned 30 on 1st February (woo…) and my husband and I decided to go away for it as a treat. I’ve always wanted to go to Iceland (and hopefully see the Northern Lights!) so we booked to go from 31stJanuary-4th February 2018.  Below is what I learnt with some tips along the way…   Getting there with … Continue reading Iceland

Korean Fried Chicken

Addictive, spicy chicken wings! Serves: 4 Prep Time: 20 minutes Cooking Time: 8 minutes per batch Difficulty: Easy Ingredients: Wings: Pack of chicken wings, Split into wingettes and drumettes 125g flour 1 tbsp cornflour ½ tsp baking powder A big pinch of salt 1 tbsp sesame seedds Sunflower oil, for frying Sauce: 4 cloves of garlic, finely chopped 1 large thumb-sized piece of ginger, peeled … Continue reading Korean Fried Chicken

Beer Battered Crispy Seafood

These blow battered cod out of the water! This is a great starter to serve with a lovely cold beer Serves: 2 Prep Time: 10 minutes + 10 minutes chilling Cooking Time: 15 minutes Difficulty: Easy Ingredients: 150g plain flour 100ml beer (we used Birra Moretti) 150ml cold sparkling water 100g raw prawns, peeled and deveined 100g raw squid rings Sea salt and pepper Vegetable … Continue reading Beer Battered Crispy Seafood


Bubbledogs Located on the upper end of Charlotte Street, Fitzrovia, sits the Hot Dog and Champagne restaurant aptly named Bubbledogs, which my wife and I visited recently. Typical of London trendy restaurants, the interior had a laid-back vibe – brick walls, wooden walls, wooden floors and high benches to sit at. Food Bubbledogs has a great variety of hot dogs on offer (below) and customers … Continue reading Bubbledogs

Seafood Risotto

Tried this dish in the restaurant Strada, loved it and recreated it. Just as delicious as the restaurants version! Serves: 2 Prep Time: 10 Minutes Cooking Time: 35 Minutes Difficulty: Easy Ingredients: Pack of cooked seafood including prawns, squid and mussels (Ours was from Sainsburys) 150g risotto rice 1 onion, diced 2 rashers of pancetta, diced 1 carrot, diced 1 red pepper, diced 500ml of … Continue reading Seafood Risotto