Blood Orange Cake – Kathy Tsaples

You may be getting a little tied of my blood orange obsession BUT this cake looked so easy I had to give it a go. It was in this week’s


Negroni – We’ll see you in the Spring

This is a repost …just days away! Anon and I soooooo enjoyed Negroni, what a wonderful invention Negroni Week! We are about to embark on Dry July – with exceptions


Buy a Bokja cushion to help Lebanon

Last year, Lebanon’s October Revolution began just as Maria Hibri and Huba Baroudi, the founders of Bokja — a Beirut-based design studio that produces unique pillows and furniture made from

Is Resilience Overrated – New York Times must read!

I want people to be proud of themselves for being resilient. I just don’t want it to be the only option. Illustration Monika Aichele This article is part of a

Roasted Cod with a Coriander Crust – Falastin

It has taken me some time to get into this book Falastin by Sami Tammy and Tara Wigley both from the Ottolenghi tribe of cooks. I’ve now made this dish