Food

Recipes, restaurants, toddler meals

A few months ago Jesse’s dad came down to visit, and we were planning on going out to dinner. We wanted to avoid chains so I took to Google and had a look at restaurants. I came across Archipelago at the Hove end of Western Road. I am a little bit obsessed with Greek food, which comes from going to Greece regularly as a child. It’s definitely one of my favourite places to go. So we decided to take him…

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There’s nothing better than going out for breakfast/brunch when it’s the weekend. It’s one of our favourite things to do. Now admittedly I am not a big coffee or tea drinker…shocking I know! But I do love a good hot chocolate, and that’s my way of judging if a place is good. My partner is a big coffee drinker so he always gives his view on that. If you can also get a babyccino then Clem is happy. First on my list…

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May sees the start of a very busy summer for Brighton. Looking at local sites, it seems there is something going on almost every weekend from now until Winter! I recently won some tickets on twitter from Tea, Cake & Make, to the Foodies Festival which over the bank holiday weekend. Previously I had been to a food festival in Woking, but that was free non ticketed event. This one was on from Saturday – Monday, and the ticket I won allowed…

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Japanese food is definitely one of my favourite cuisines to eat. I am definitely guilty of getting cravings for wagamamas. Most high streets have at least one place where you can get sushi, even if it’s just your local boots meal deal or supermarket. Although they definitely don’t taste as nice as the real thing. In Brighton we are very lucky as there are quite a few sushi restaurants to visit, both for a quick-lunch or evening meal. Clem is also a…

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As a household we are trying to consume less meat. So we are constantly trying to find new vegetarian recipes to try out. One of my favourite ones that I’ve come across recently is this epic veggie lasagna. It’s actually a Jamie Oliver recipe which can be easily adapted. It’s also meant to serve 10 so I’ve reduced the quantities down a bit. It’s great for when you have friends/family over and need to feed a lot of people. Ingredients  For…

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