the best baked potato
in the kitchen

In the kitchen: The best baked potato

For a long time I used to wrap potatoes in foil and put them in the oven whenever we fancied baked potatoes.

Then I became aware of the health risks of aluminum foil in cooking and decided to try a different method. And I am so glad I did because this produces the best baked potato ever! Continue Reading

georgie's mummy due date

One week before my due date: What I’ve been up to

I wiped out the word ‘May’ from our big blackboard wall calendar and wrote ‘June’. My birth month. The month I, papa, Georgie, family and friends have all been waiting for. And as I jotted down the words ‘due date’ I felt an expected pang of anxiety but also a sense of relief.  Continue Reading

Indiana woven straw tassels
motherhood, style and beauty

The perfect beach bag made in Cyprus

If there’s one thing I know for a fact it’s that this summer I’ll be needing a bigger beach bag. That’s what happens when you have two kids, right? You need bigger bags. Continue Reading

georgie's mummy music
motherhood, music

What kind of music do your young kids listen to?

Music has always been my favourite way to unwind and de-stress. Turning on the radio or clicking play on my computer screen or spinning a record on a Saturday morning is just a way of life for me. Besides almost nothing can beat a spontaneous dance session in the kitchen with your child. Continue Reading