RECIPE: SWEET POTATO AND CHICKPEA CURRY

As winter finally really seems to be setting in and I’m currently wearing three jumpers, I thought it was time to make a lovely warming curry. This blend of sweet potato and indulgent coconut cream comes out a dream for a dreary day. Enjoy!

REVIEW: Coca-Cola ranked best to worst

Right okay, so obviously coke is really bad for you and we probably shouldn’t drink it, but regardless we can’t deny it tastes great and we probably all have very strong opinions about which coke tastes the best! Like it tastes totally different in a glass bottle from a can right? So I will rank…

MUSIC OF THE WEEK: Bollywood, Tori Kelly and Amazing Covers

So music for this week is interestingly split between the fantastic sounds of Tori Kelly’s new album, some Bollywood classics that I have rediscovered and an epic live lounge cover! The Bollywood songs just make you want to dance and Tori Kelly’s voice sounds beautiful, as does her whole album which she has really made…

RECIPE: EASY, PERFECT HOUMOUS!

I have done it! I have worked out the exact proportions of ingredients to make perfect, creamy, tasty houmous every time. Not too garlicky, not saturated with olive oil. Just amazing, creamy goodness (but not too creamy) – just perfect! After years of never being able to make delicious houmous, here is the recipe for…

REVIEW: Ordering All the Takeaways

Yesterday, my friends and I found ourselves engaging in the standard debate concerning which takeaway to order. Should we go for a creamy indian, a not so creamy chinese or dominos? This involved heated debates and many an impassioned speech using phrases such as “my reasons are threefold”. Until, in a similar vein to the…

10 REASONS: to love Zumba

I used to really hate exercise (like of any kind!), obviously I knew I needed to do it and wanted to be able to have fun doing it, but I really couldn’t understand people who actually enjoyed exercise. But my whole outlook (and fitness levels) changed when I found Zumba! I have been an avid…

QUOTE OF THE WEEK: Finding Happiness

So the quote of the week is as follows: We tend to forget that happiness doesn’t come as a result of getting something we don’t have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have. FRIEDRICH KOENIG MEANING Whilst a lot of words of wisdom seem obvious – it is amazing how often we…

REVIEW: LORD OF THE RINGS TRIVIAL PURSUIT

So one of the best Christmas presents I received this year was without a doubt the Lord of the Rings Trivial Pursuit Board Game! So I shall tell you what I thought.

MUSIC OF THE WEEK: 1D, Carly Rae Jepson and more

So here is my first music of the week post, each week I will post my favourite new single to listen to and runners up and a favourite album. These may be new releases or things I’ve discovered that are actually old. This post seems to have a driving theme – they are all great…