Capri

Finally, to Capri. The beautifully rugged island which looks as though it has risen from the crystal blue waters that surround it. Given we only…

A day in Pompeii

No trip to Naples would be complete without a visit to Pompeii. Standing in the main forum of Pompeii you can look directly at Mount…

Il Buco, Sorrento

A magical, Michelin star restaurant in the heart of Sorrento. The perfect end to a beautiful holiday. I planned my entire holiday around this restaurant.…

Ristorante Moonlight, Sorrento

Moonlight is a traditional Italian restaurant and wine bar in the Sant’Agnello area of Sorrento run by Antonio and Anna and it serves some of…

A week in Sorrento

Is there anywhere better to live la dolce vita than sun-soaked Sorrento? Towards the end of April between leaving one job and starting another I…

Vegan Lemon Drizzle Cake

A beautiful light, lemon sponge cake topped with a sugar glaze and lemon icing make this vegan-friendly lemon drizzle cake a real crowd pleaser. Lemon…

Dinner at Wild Carrot

Three courses of utter perfection in the beautiful Hampshire countryside. Bold claim, right? Three courses of utter perfection. Bold but true. I’ll be honest, even…

How to crumb coat a cake

Crumb coating may feel like an unnecessary step in the cake decorating process but it is an essential step in creating a neat finish with…