Columbia Road Flower Market….And Donuts!

London Eats, Markets, Restaurants, Shops

With American Mothers’ Day approaching quickly (it’s on Sunday May 11th, if you’re in the dark), I wanted to write a post with my dear mother in mind and perhaps offer the perfect day out for all of you American moms over on this side of the pond. Nothing reminds me of my mother like…

Hawker House & Berners Tavern in T&L Blog

Chef Sally Jane Elsewhere, London Eats, Markets, Restaurants

My work with Travel & Leisure Magazine’s Carry On Blog continues and I’ve had a couple of articles in the past couple of days go live that I wanted to share with you.  So this will not be a massive write up but more of a hope that you’ll click on the links and check them out! First…

Fragrant Duck & Mushroom Brown Rice Bowl

Healthy Eats, London Eats, Recipe, Restaurants

Last week, between raging storms, my dear husband and I treated ourselves to an evening out in Notting Hill to see American Hustle at the Electric Cinema on Portobello Road (if you haven’t been since they remodeled, I urge you to go).  It’s one of those fancy cinemas with comfy leather armchairs and footstools and even individual…

Bits and Bobs in Search of Inspiration

Cheaper Eats, London Eats, Markets, Vegetarian

I’ve been at a loss for inspiration over the past couple of weeks or so.  Nothing has really tasted all that great to me (even my own cooking) and if I hear about another American style burger joint opening here in London, I’m going to jump out a window.  Perhaps extreme cheffing on the sailboat…

Cheaper Eats, London Style

Cheaper Eats, London Eats, Restaurants

A friend recently told me he was going to be visiting London and where could he get some cheap eats? I swallowed hard when I read his message, realizing this is one area I’ve seriously overlooked.  However, in my defence, London just isn’t cheap and short of eating at the stalls in Camden Market (which…