Weekend Wanders: Victorian Palm Houses, Artisan Markets and Robot Coffees

This weekend's wanders took us a short distance to Sefton Park Palm House. We are very lucky to have two beautiful Victorian conservatories in our Liverpool parks, the Isla Gladstone in Stanley Park and the Palm House in Sefton Park. The Palm House is particularly special as it houses a myriad of wild and wonderful … Continue reading Weekend Wanders: Victorian Palm Houses, Artisan Markets and Robot Coffees

Cambridge satchel amidst autumn flowers and leaves. Pinafores and Peonies

My Cambridge Satchel: a love letter

My ultimate favourite bag for the weekend (and every day really if I'm honest) is my Cambridge Satchel. Oh, I have deep love for my satchel. I have always had a penchant for the more traditional things in life, including satchel style bags. I remember going to buy my first bag for University and wanting to really nail the creative student look, so I bought a brown corduroy satchel from Accessorize to go with my corduroy jeans, checked shirt and Converse (it was the early 2000s, guys!). There is something just so elegant and timeless about a satchel and that cute, preppy look.

Gluten free pancakes with blueberry maple syrup and bacon

Recipe – Gluten free pancakes with blueberry maple syrup and crispy bacon

When I first found out I couldn't eat gluten, there was a very limited choice of gluten free food and recipes about. I remember longingly staring at breakfast stacks of pancakes that other people would have at brunch, desperate to know what the elusive American pancakes/bacon/maple syrup combination tasted like. I'm very lucky that my … Continue reading Recipe – Gluten free pancakes with blueberry maple syrup and crispy bacon