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2020-06-05 Throwback to last year visit to Teteria Almedina back in my home town of Almería. I really hope we …

2020-05-25 Today, I made my first Japanese Iced Coffee and it was absolutely delicious, it will be making it …

2020-05-23 We’ve just watched Jiro Dreams of Sushi on Mubi, what a great film! Gentle, mouth-watering and …

2020-05-19 Obsessed with this deliciously sweet roast from Bailies Coffee Roasters, I’ll be definetly ordering …

2020-05-02 Thinking about this delicious cinnamon bun we had this week. It pairs very well with my Elvis …

2020-04-19 Every time I play this album surprises me. I start with “logical song” and I think, oh yes ok this …

2020-04-10 This week we made “Saffron-Spiked Ratatouille with Eggs” from Anna Jones that my lovely partner …

2020-04-09 Out for my hour of government authorised outside fun, walking on a park nearby. The sky was so blue …

2020-04-09 Here’s Skippy feeling sorry for himself because he had a cold for the last two weeks.

2020-04-04 Nice afternoon coffee, can indeed confirm that the lovely El Salvador roast from Grey Seal Coffee is …

2020-04-04 The guys at Grey Seal Coffee from the coast of Norfolk sent us today this awesome chocolatey coffee …

2020-04-04 So happy to be wearing today my lovely “A bigger splash” t-shirt from Printed Goods. I can’t wait …

2020-03-30 Missing this lovely Vermut - Marti Serda, El Bandarra. I can’t wait for lovely sunny and warm summer …

2020-03-30 Well at least someone is enjoying being home all the time! Skippy is having a blast.

2020-03-22 Great record to start a Sunday, The National - Sleep Well Beast.

2020-03-21 We had a little bit of TLC this afternoon, made some delicious coffee, had a wonderful danish cherry …

2020-03-18 Someone else is having quite a day working from home 🐈

2020-03-07 The last time I read Offscreen I was on a beach in Vietnam, this time I’ll be in the comfort of my …

2020-03-05 Skippy has just discovered how much he likes the new sofa!

2020-03-01 We’ve just come out of Everyman Cinema after having watched ‘Parasite’ and …

2020-02-28 Very excited to try on Saturday this new coffee from Origin called San Fermin, promises a lovely …

2020-02-23 It’s me, Skippy! Whatcha doin’? 😸

2020-02-21 Really missed this coffee during the week, we bought this delicious bag from the guys at Square Mile …

2020-02-11 Tuesday was a brilliant day too, spent most of the day in Testaccio and stocked ourselves with nice …

2020-02-11 Monday started well, delicious breakfast and trot to the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill. …

2020-02-11 On our second day in Rome we visited modern art gallery, Maxxi which had a really cool exhibition …

2020-02-09 We had a blast of walking on our first day in Rome, saw incredible buildings and ate great food at …

2020-02-08 When in Rome…

2020-01-25 Enjoyed a lovely day in Hastings, went out for a cold trot by the sea, nice lunch and indulged …

2020-01-22 I love this little corner of my house, such a nice combination of colours.

2020-01-20 Hello? It’s me, Skippy!

2020-01-15 Our lovely friends visited Copenhagen last month and bought us back lovely Ethiopian coffee from …

2020-01-15 Don’t believe I’ve shared this picture before, without doubt this cake played a very important …

2020-01-04 Still very proud of our handmade Christmas wreath.

2020-01-04 Our lovely Christmas tree still up, we are keeping with Spanish traditions another year and not …

2020-01-01 Good Morning 2020 🎉 Starting the morning with some of this delicious Columbian washed coffee “El …

2019-12-22 What a lovely day out yesterday in our favourite place, Margate. It’s always a delight to go to the …

2019-12-21 Margate, you’re beautiful in the winter.

2019-12-21 On our way to the lovely Kent coast 🌊

2019-12-13 On a day with a low moral like today after the terrible result of yesterday’s election, nothing …

2019-12-01 Nice afternoon at the RA visiting the last exhibition of Antony Gormley it was great! Totally …

2019-11-16 We absolutely love coming to the sea side in the winter, it’s so bleak and gorgeous.

2019-11-16 Someone is really enjoying a big morning snooooooooze 💤

2019-11-15 Not everyday I can say this but today I feel very happy and positive!

2019-11-07 Our little Skippy is going to the vet this morning for a scan and he’s so grumpy as he doesn’t …

2019-10-11 Last hours of holiday indulgence before heading towards Qatar 🇶🇦

2019-10-11 These last few days in Hanoi have been magical, we went back to our favourite places and indulge …

2019-10-09 Feeding my zumo-mania!

2019-10-09 Back in Hanoi, it was impossible not to have Bun cha for breakfast today. Barbecue pork is my new …

2019-10-08 After a short trip we left Ninh Binh and got into an overnight train to Da Nang to then stay in Hoi …

2019-10-04 Went on our three hour boat ride along Tràng An, the scenery it was from a film, so raw, vibrant and …

2019-10-04 Awesome views after a very very very very very hot 🔥(I can’t stress it enough) walk to Hang Múa!

2019-10-04 We are staying in this incredible apartment overlooking at a Lotus Field, looks magical and just …

2019-10-04 We made our way to Ninh Binh!

2019-10-03 Last night we learned how to cook three Vietnamese dishes at Thái Mà’s home. Lovely evening at her …

2019-10-02 We’ve just spent a couple hours in the Vietnamese Women’s Museum in Hanoi, such a fascinating place …

2019-10-02 Breakfast can’t ever be the same after having Bánh cuốn today at Bánh Cuốn Gia Truyền Thanh Vân in …

2019-10-02 Last night we had some nice sugary fruit bowls with condense milk and coconut milk, mine just had …

2019-10-01 Of course, here’s the most touristy pic so far of the trip, probably the only place we really saw …

2019-10-01 This morning at the colourful “Temple of Literature”, it was really nice but absolutely roasting so …

2019-10-01 Night life in Hanoi just as vibrant as you’d expect, this city barely sleeps.

2019-10-01 Hanoi from the sky!

2019-10-01 Trotting around “Đền Ngọc Sơn” temple in Hoan Kiem Lake, Hanoi.

2019-10-01 Just a glimpse into yesterday’s lunch time colours, what a nice day that was ☀️

2019-09-30 Today we’ve tried the infamous Egg Coffee which to my lovely surprise it’s absolutely …

2019-09-29 Time to chill, recharge batteries and plan tomorrow, I can’t believe we made it after all :-)

2019-09-29 The colours are so vibrant, lovely cafe called Bún Thang Bún Bung. Cheap and mega cheerful Pho Ga, …

2019-09-29 Lovely dinner tonight on a total casual walk around the edges of our apartment, you really can’t go …

2019-09-29 Lovely rugged wall at Cafe Đinh.

2019-09-29 Anna and I enjoying a lovely condense milk coffee at Cafe Đinh, woke up is immediately after having …

2019-09-29 View of this morning from our apartment in the center of Hanoi, everything looks so raw, full of …

2019-09-29 After a very long winded flight via Qatar 🇶🇦 with Qatar Airways we arrived today in Hanoi, Vietnam …

2019-09-24 I had the tastiest of Indonesian food at happyhappyjoyjoy, totally recommended if you want to have a …

2019-09-24 Back in Amsterdam 🇳🇱 for work another week!

2019-09-19 Little Skippy wants lots of kissy kissy, he’s such an angel!

2019-09-10 Feels like it was past midnight and it’s only 20:37 at night, the transition from summer to autumn …

2019-08-31 Anna, my partner, made this lovely blueberry pancakes for my birthday they were absolutely delicious …

2019-08-31 I can’t wait to use my new toy ☕️

2019-08-31 This guy arrived for my birthday 🎁 I’m so pleased!!!!!

2019-08-27 Having a lovely lunch on our day off back at home in London 🏡. It’s had to tell if we’re …

2019-08-26 Our North Norfolk is trip getting to an end. We had a lovely time up here and can’t wait to …

2019-08-26 Not in Holland but in Cley next the sea, Norfolk.

2019-08-25 Having a peak in the garden admiring the lovely colour of the sky and the nice smell of barbecue in …

2019-08-25 Beautiful long weekend in Blackeney, Norfolk so glad we made it up here. From now on, Kent and North …

2019-08-24 It was cold indeed but we made it, Cley next the sea ✔️

2019-08-24 We had a lovely trip in the sea this morning ⛵️ watching the lovely seals in Morston, North Norfolk. …

2019-08-24 Lovely walk this morning around Blackeney sun is out so I’m very happy 😄

2019-08-24 Beautiful Blackeney last night! 🌅

2019-08-23 Lovely train ride to Sheringham 🚂

2019-08-23 Love a good filter coffee! This one at Kofra, Norwich. An awesome community run cafe ☕️

2019-08-23 Norwich here we come 🚞

2019-08-23 On our way to Norfolk 🎉, off to a long weekend in Norwich, Blackeney, Morston, Salthouse and …

2019-08-18 Now playing Black Sands from Bonobo.

2019-08-17 I can’t emphasise more how good Bao really was.

2019-08-17 I feel like I needed to share this beautiful illustration from Bao. Even the hand wipes are …

2019-08-14 Oh hey 👋 Hello, it’s me Skippy! Forgetting something? 😺

2019-08-14 We had such a nice stroll in Margate’s sea front, always so lovely and so full of character.

2019-08-14 This weekend we went away for Anna’s birthday to one of our favourite restaurants, Angela’s of …

2019-08-14 So much happened in the past few weeks, it was Anna’s birthday 🎂 we had some sad news about our …

2019-08-06 I’ve read today this pretty interesting paper about airlines environmental sustainability, if …

2019-07-22 Just added my ‘Ethical Design’ badge from Ind.ie, my blog now follows the manifesto.

2019-07-19 Love this site called “End of the Internet”.

2019-07-19 I don’t think I’ve seen such a relaxing video of a sandwich making like this one. …

2019-07-17 Just thinking about the lovely coffee that I had last weekend in one my local coffee shops and how …

2019-07-17 On the move on the train again, this time I’m on my way home after three days in Eindhoven.

2019-07-15 Eindhoven, here we go another week.

2019-07-15 Little Skippy wants to do computing for me instead. 😸

2019-07-14 Playing now: Kingdoms in Colour by Maribou State 🎶

2019-07-14 Today we’ve picked massive courgettes, broad beans and peas, lettuce, spinach, radicchio and lovely …

2019-07-12 Getting home, playing some music and getting ready for our sea side trip of tomorrow. Can’t wait!

2019-07-05 Oh boy that was a long week! Weekend here I come 💃

2019-07-02 Last nights view from a NS train, such a great colour on that sky.

2019-06-30 Isn’t it nice?

2019-06-29 Another month, another visit to Monty’s Deli, for sure if you want to have brunch in London there’s …

2019-06-23 Picking tasty blackcurrants in the allotment, hoping to make them into nice compote to have with …

2019-06-20 It’s mega tasty! So citrusy and light just what you need for an afternoon after work. Some people …

2019-06-20 Got some coffee today from Percol, this one is already ground for the moments that I’m lazy to use …

2019-06-19 No more flying this week, going back home, London is calling 📞

2019-06-19 I love travelling by train and just seeing the green scenery going pass by the window, there’s …

2019-06-19 Throwback to a nice trot that I did last night while staying in Den Bosch. It was a very nice and …

2019-06-18 Such a nice day in this small town called ‘s-Hertogenbosch in Holland 🇳🇱

2019-06-18 Lovely views from my hotel room at ‘s-Hertogenbosch!

2019-06-16 What an album! Totally recommended to listen to it if you want to have a slow Sunday :) If you have …

2019-06-16 Finally! Reward from Cate Le Bon is here :)

2019-06-16 Lovely coffee from Volcano 🌋 Las Brumas. It was so fruity with some notes of Apple!

2019-06-15 Good Morning ☀️ Brighton!

2019-06-15 Skippy survived his first visit to the vet even after all the resisting and finally found out how …

2019-06-08 Probably one of the most impactful paintings at the Natalia Goncharova exhibition at the Tate …

2019-06-08 Today enjoying some lovely paintings from Natalia Goncharova at the Tate Modern. Totally …

2019-06-05 Last day at Philips Eindhoven High Tech campus! One thing is safe to assume I’ve been in the …

2019-06-03 My new temporary desk on my apartment in Rotterdam, lovely views from here!

2019-06-03 Back in the Netherlands for work, what a nice welcome, it’s so sunny and warm :-)

2019-06-03 Nice treat this morning. Made hash browns with fried eggs before going on a work trip to the …

2019-06-03 Yesterday we had a terrific lunch at 40 Maltby Street in London, totally recommended if you’re …

2019-06-03 Our new member of the family Skippy is settling nicely!

2019-06-02 Beautiful peonies at 40 Maltby Street

2019-06-01 Today in the park Nepa from the local Gipsy Hill Brewery.

2019-05-31 Took months to get hold of our new subscription of Bon Appétit in the UK 🇬🇧 but it’s finally here! …

2019-05-27 Busy day at the allotment, feel shattered but it’s good to get some nice fresh air and take your …

2019-05-27 Lovely brunch yesterday at Monty’s Deli always a true delight!

2019-05-25 How funky does this IPA from Canopy looks like?

2019-05-25 Chilling at Crystal Palace park :-)

2019-05-19 We welcomed yesterday a new member of the family, his name is Skippy and he comes from a rescue …

2019-05-14 Last night’s dinner was Gently Spiced, lemon 🍋 braised roots from The Modern Cook’s Year, Anna …

2019-05-12 After a while I got to start reading this amazing edition from Offscreen. I can’t wait to see you …

2019-05-12 How cool does this lemonade bottle cap looks like?

2019-05-12 Lovely morning coffee at Four Boroughs, batch brew from Assembly Coffee - Jaime Gonzalez.

2019-05-12 This morning’s breakfast was such a treat! 📷

2019-05-12 What a better way to start a Sunday than making an amazing and indulgent Turkish Breakfast! 🥘

2019-05-07 Anna and I reduced our consumption of meat to only one or twice during the week but now we are …

2019-05-07 We had lovely weather yesterday Monday during May’s first bank holiday. Took a trip down to …

2019-04-26 My partner Anna made a delicious Potato and Mushroom Pie from Rachel Roddy’s recipe. I hope you can …

2019-04-24 We had such a tasty lunch at Teteria Almedina, we felt like being in Morocco 🇲🇦. Looking forward to …

2019-04-23 Had a delicious sweet pastry called Flores 🌷, it’s been a while since the last time I had it. …

2019-04-20 Spending this nice bank holiday back at my hometown in the south of Spain, Almeria 📷

2019-04-19 London is beautiful when it’s sunny, I feel like everyone changes mood when the sun comes out.

2019-04-16 Just got home from work and made myself a beautiful coffee with my Bialetti Moka Express, such an …

2019-04-15 Discovered today an amazing new album called Reward from Cate Le Bon 🎵. I’m going to get my …

2019-04-14 Enjoyed a beautifully cooked piece of pork belly with roast fennel and delicious pavlova, it’s …