It is no secret that I am an out and proud Anglophile. My love of all things British comes into a league of its own especially where my taste buds are concerned! However, when it come to the words ‘peanut butter and jelly’ I am an American through and through. At the mere mention of…… Continue reading Milk Round: peanut butter & jelly
There are few things in life that I adore more than a good day out. I would even make the controversial statement that I would prefer one day of intense mooching, munching, and meandering than completing the same activities at a more leisurely pace across a couple of days. This is particularly true of days…… Continue reading My London Adventure in Livia’s Kitchen
I know what you’re thinking. Half of you probably read the title of this post and now think I’m barking mad for trying this combination. Perhaps many of you squirmed at the thought of it and asked yourselves: how can this possibly be anything but gross? I bet the other question on your lips is:…… Continue reading Milk Round: cumin & cinnamon milk
Mothering Sunday. Whenever I think of this day, I envisage young, still pyjama-ed children standing on their tip toes, arms outstretched as they try to curl a finger round a mug handle from a cupboard that is just a fraction out of their reach. All over country, on Mothers’ day morning, sons and daughters…… Continue reading Mothers’ Day!
They say that in Mexico that you shouldn’t drink the water… but why would you even bother when there are so many other brilliant Mexican beverages begging to be tried?! There’s Tequila, Atole, Horchata… and of course my personal favourite… Hot Chocolate! Or , as they say in Mexico, ‘chocolate para mesa’! In this recipe, a zingy…… Continue reading Milk Round: Chilli, Lime & Cinnamon Hot Chocolate
There’s no point crying over spilled milk, or so the idiom goes. Actually, I did just that on a Monday in March. March 2016 I had never been a keen milk drinker. As a black Americano advocate with a strong appreciation for Green and Black’s 85% cocoa Dark Chocolate, milky water vaguely infused with PG…… Continue reading “There’s no point crying over spilled milk.”