Ultimate Rocky Road Recipe
Baking Recipes

My Ultimate Rocky Road | Recipe

When your bestie is coming to stay, you have to spoil her. I love Sarah to bits and I know Rocky Road is her fave, so I went a bit mad and made what I would call, My Ultimate Rocky Road. Taking inspo from…

February 17, 2017
5 Happy Things - Hiking
Life

5 Happy Things #20

Hello! It’s been a while hasn’t it?! I have been very busy at work, then decided to go a week without the blog or blog reading on holiday, and it was kind of just what I needed…  I have totally fallen out with my blog…

February 13, 2017
Inntravel - Homemade Pizza
Travel

Italian Food Hamper Giveaway with Inntravel!

I’ve not been abroad in a while, so when I was approached by Inntravel about their slow holidays in Italy it was kind of lucky. They weren’t to know we’re planning on holidaying there with friends this summer! We’re planning on hiking and visiting vineyards…

January 31, 2017
My Top 5 Tips for PhD Interview Survival
PhD Tips

My Top 5 Tips for PhD Viva Preparation

It’s been just over a year since my PhD viva, how mad is that?! It was an interesting experience and a lot of people gave me a lot of advice in the run up to the big day. To take that muddle out of…

January 27, 2017
Dairy Free Double Chocolate Shortbread
Baking Recipes

Dairy Free Double Chocolate Shortbread | Recipe

There’s nothing more frustrating than spending time searching the Internet for a dairy free chocolate cookie recipe. After some chatting with friends, it turns out Double Chocolate Shortbread was the way to go. I found a lot of dairy free cookie recipes include nuts, weird…

January 25, 2017
Life

5 Happy Things #19

Hello! Back again today with a 5 Happy Things update. We’ve had a very topsy turvy fortnight and I’ve found myself turing to the positives to keep me going. #1- Scotland holiday We booked our holiday all the way back in February last year!…

January 20, 2017
Salted Caramel Brownies Recipe
Baking Recipes

Gooey and Decadent Salted Caramel Brownies | Recipe

Dr W turns 30 this week, and the only way to celebrate this is by embracing a sickening amount of chocolate and caramel. (Well his way). After making these I thought I couldn’t not share my Salted Caramel Brownies recipe with you. These Salted Caramel…

January 18, 2017
5 Tips for PhD Interview Survival
PhD Tips

5 Tips for PhD Interview Survival

Now it’s been a while since I went for my PhD interviews, but given its that time of year I thought I would share some of my tips for PhD interview survival. I had quite a lot of PhD interviews, I know some people…

January 16, 2017
No Fuss Salmon Stir Fry Recipe
Quick Eats Recipes

No Fuss Salmon Stir Fry with Soy Noodles | Recipe

Today I’m sharing a simple Salmon Stir Fry recipe, that I can get done in about twenty minutes and offers very little washing up.  I’m all for simple, healthy and easy dinners. Especially mid week, when we’ve both been for a run or I’ve…

January 11, 2017