Tag / food


Thumbs Up To Muller Rice’s Remix

My kids are into desserts. Typical children, right? It’s definitely not genetic as I’m not so much into sweet things; I have a secret tub of Jude’s Salted Caramel ice cream in the freezer for ’emergencies’ but I’d generally rather eat a bag of crisps pre-dinner. I blame their love for the second course on nursery […]…


Modern Mexico In London: SelfridgesXMexico

A little while ago I was invited to visit Mexico. Well, kind of. I love Mexican food. The one terrible thing about living out here in Milton Keynes is that there’s literally no decent Mexican food to be had anywhere. We have a Las Iguanas, true, but if a ‘Latin’ restaurant doesn’t even make fresh […]…


MTT Travel: The Food of Thailand

You’d better believe that when I first sat down to write about the epicness that is North East Thailand the first word that leapt out of my fingers was FOOD. Have we met? My name’s Alice and I’m a food addict.  I went to Thailand with a fairly open mind about what I’d find there food-wise. […]…

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Bonjour! Café Rouge Has A New Menu

The children are off later this week to spend a few days with their daddy. Whilst I’m practically salivating at the prospect of five nights of uninterrupted sleep in a row (woah there), I’m really dreading how much I’ll miss them. Don’t tell anyone this, especially not them, but I’d probably take the sleep deprivation over spending […]…


MTT: Fluffy American Pancakes With Maple Bacon

Pancakes were very much A Thing for my brother and I growing up. I remember my mum making them, not just for pancake day but for special treats and to eat as Crepes Suzette at their ever so grown-up dinner parties. My brother and I loved them – we ate them very plainly with only caster […]…


The Trouble With Bread And A Wheat Intolerance

A few weeks ago I had an epiphany. This is slightly concerning to me because three times in the last month I have looked my mum in the eye and said “Mother, I have had an epiphany” and what if we only get a limited amount of epiphanies in life? I feel like I might […]…

Huxley Motherhood

Hux’s Adventures In Weaning

WEANING. A loaded word if I ever heard one. With your first child you’re desperate for them to take that next step in to gloopy gluey baby rice and are chomping at the bit to get started from month 4. With your second child you dread moving on to inconvenient solids and wonder if you […]…


The Lazy Cook: Alice and Gousto

There is a new home culinary trend on the block. Screw sitting for hours flicking and clicking through the Ocado site to buy your groceries for the week… that’s way too time consuming How much easier is it to pick some meals you want to eat and have the exact ingredients and instructions delivered to […]…