Tag: MOSTLYFOODANDTRAVEL

How mostlyfoodandtravel started

How mostlyfoodandtravel started

Mostlyfoodandtravel is my hobby. It is somewhere I share family recipes, food stories, restaurant reviews, travel experiences and just little snippets of my life. I started this hobby over 3 years ago. I had no idea what a blog was or what I was doing. 

Reflections of 2020

Reflections of 2020

Time flies and I imagine a few years from now 2020, the most roller coaster of a year, will be a distant memory. There have been lows but also highs. The year started out with a mini-break to Harrogate. A beautiful staycation I would recommend. 

Sweet Christmas Ideas

Sweet Christmas Ideas

Working from home and being in Tier 3 has inspired me to be more creative and try and make that Instagram worthy treat at home. Here are some of my sweet festive recipes and edible gift ideas. Chocolate Bombs This year hot chocolate bombs have 

Two easy show stopper Diwali Desserts

Two easy show stopper Diwali Desserts

Every meal needs to end with a sweet ending especially over Diwali (well actually then every meal is sweet). Here are a couple of easy desserts you can make at home. Deconstructed Gajar Halwa This dessert is full of textures and just works so well 

Afternoon Tea at Fortnum & Mason

Afternoon Tea at Fortnum & Mason

Established in 1707, Fortnum & Mason is the place for luxury hampers, tea, coffee and perfect gifts. It is also home to the Traditional Afternoon Tea that can be enjoyed in The Diamond Jubilee Tea Salon. They are currently running a “Together for Tea” offer 

Farm Shop Foods, online farm shop

Farm Shop Foods, online farm shop

It is getting easier to get the finest British produce delivered to your front door. Farm Shop Foods is UK’s largest online Farm Shop that delivers Nationwide. From Cornish Clotted Cream to hand-picked British Grown Vegetables to West Country Steak to Artisan Bread, Farm Shop 

Peter Pizzeria DIY Pizza Kit

Peter Pizzeria DIY Pizza Kit

I have discovered some great DIY kits these past few months. Businesses are trying to give us the whole experience at home but also ensure the quality of the product is still how we remember it. Leicester has a great Pizzeria, Peter Pizzeria. They have 

Potato Chops aka Indian Scotch Egg

Potato Chops aka Indian Scotch Egg

I love a good Scotch Egg and it is probably because it reminds me of one of my favorite childhood dishes, POTATO CHOPS. I remember many weekends sitting around with the family tucking into these delicious balls of mince, egg & potatoes. We used to