Review: The Crown, new on Netflix

This year we’ve been enjoying some stellar TV shows on Netflix. To be fair, a lot of my telly watching falls under the “guilty pleasure” category. My tastes in TV haven’t matured very much in the past 20 years or so. This means that 2016 has seen us bingeing on… View Post

Pizza Express Dough Balls. And other things.

A couple of years ago, I found myself in a kitchen in Florence, being taught how to make pizza by a spectacularly passionate Italian. The perfect pizza, it turns out, requires the very best Italian olive oil, flour, water and just a dash of salt. Oh, and about an hour of… View Post

Review: Martinhal Quinta, Portugal

Quinta do Lago is one of the most exclusive corners of the Algarve. It is also home to the latest resort from the Martinhal brand. Martinhal Quinta is a complex of  2 to 5-bedroom villas, each with private garden and pool. We were invited to stay this October half-term in a… View Post

What do Tween Girls do on Instagram?

Might delete. You mean don’t delete! Ur a stunner! LOL! Ur lying.  Sxc!  #Figure  Not lying. Yeah you are, it’s not funny. It’s no joke. Ur so pretty  Stop talking about urself in my comments.   God, it’s EXHAUSTING being a tween on Instagram. Judging by the feeds of 11 and 12-year old… View Post