Cocktails and Prohibition – the history and art of cocktail making at L’Ortolan Reading.

I love cocktails. So when I was invited along to Reading’s only Michelin starred restaurant, L’Ortolan, for a prohibition themed cocktail masterclass – I couldn’t say no! Any opportunity to dress up a little and enjoy some cocktails and canapes,…

A Summer Food Fest at The Oracle, Reading

I’ve lived in Bracknell, a 20 minute train/car journey away from Reading for my whole life and over the years i’ve seen the Reading scene evolve and the latest area to become the dining hub of the town is The…

Itsu, Reading

If you know me, you would think Itsu? For you? Due to my weird allergies, including fish, poultry and nuts – Itsu wouldn’t typically be my first choice of destination to eat. However I like to branch out and try…

My Summer Holiday Booklist

I’m an avid reader and known bookworm, and it has been that way since I was young. At the age of 10 I had a reading age of 16+, and English has always been one of my favourite subjects! Going…

A Summery Haul

When I went to London on Monday with Laura (post here) we popped into Boots, Forever 21, Topshop and Primark (as well as a few others). As soon as we got into Boots we basically homed in on a Sinful…