Travel more, spend less

I am currently writing from the sweet little village of Forvik, Norway.¬†Norway is a place that has been on my hit list of places I would like to visit for a while, mostly because of the incredible scenery but also because I have been longing to see the Aurora borealis ever since I was a…

Read to Inspire

Today I was asked if I like to read. Hell yes! I am a total book worm. Sometimes I’ll be so engrossed in a book I will ignore phone calls and tell friends I have plans for the evening. Which isn’t technically lying… Reading a book alone is totally a legitimate plan ūüėČ I go…

chocolate beetroot cake a girl called jack

Blue Monday Beetroot Cake {with Chocolate}

Blue Monday: officially the most depressing day of the year. The third Monday in January is the day the effects of the dreaded January blues are most likely to be felt. The holiday cheer seems a distant memory, Christmas trees lay decaying in the street and there’s still two weeks to go until payday.¬†I understand…

F Yeah Farinata!

Farinata was something that appeared on my radar several times this year. I first saw it made by the incredible chef in the deli where I work, baked in the oven¬†by my Italian house mate and served up as vegan omelette at Sunseed in Spain.¬†Farinata is an Italian flat bread that is naturally vegan and…