Vegan birthday cake and brunch in Keswick

Vegan birthday cake and brunch in Keswick

Over the weekend we celebrated Nige’s birthday in the Lake District, waking up in our AirBnB on Sunday morning and enjoying cake in the garden. On Friday afternoon I’d baked the chocolat-iest of chocolate cakes (using this recipe from Minimalist… View Post

Steph’s sauerkraut recipe

Steph’s sauerkraut recipe

Fermented foods are hip and much older than hipsters. Long before we knew what kimchi was and before they started selling kefir for £3.50 in Waitrose my Great Auntie Gertraud would give me sauerkraut. Fermented, sliced cabbage is a stalwart… View Post

Edinburgh Running Festival eats!

Edinburgh Running Festival eats!

Where to get breakfast, lunch and dinner in Scotland’s capital pre- or post-race if you’re running or cheering at any race during Edinburgh’s Running Festival this weekend! Breakfast On Saturday morning pre-race or for a lazier bank holiday Monday treat,… View Post

A Bakewell parkrun sandwich

A Bakewell parkrun sandwich

Who doesn’t love a parkrun, especially if it’s somewhere new and you can squeeze it into the middle of  your long run to make up the miles. So on Saturday, while we were exploring the Peak District, Steph and I… View Post