Sun Dried Tomato Flatbreads with Macadamia Nut & Dill Cheese

Now that the summer weather has finally arrived my fresh herbs are thriving! I love my baby herb garden and I love that I can open the window, pick a few leaves or fronds and totally amp up the good vibes in whatever I’ve got going on in the kitchen. The collection we are growing so far is; coriander, mint, dill, rosemary, thyme and oregano. When the sun is shining, the window is open and I take a deep breath it’s all herbal and so invigorating. I’m also waiting for my nasturtium

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Super Cookies & The ‘Shame Game’

In this post I want to share two things with you; some thoughts on mental health and these super cookies that have been saving me a lot recently. This site is a place for ‘thoughtful living’ and I truly feel that discussing mental health is something that can aid in living consciously and bring about a better experience for anyone affected.

In the UK the statistic is that 1 in 4 people will experience mental health problems. I don’t like talking in statistics but looking

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Spinach & Butter Bean Salad with Mint & Dill

It doesn’t feel quite like June yet. The weather can’t seem to make up its mind at all. We had a few really warm, gorgeous days full of sunshine and then June Gloom set in, the heavens opened and it constantly rained (which I don’t actually mind at all). This has left me craving warm, comforting turmeric lattes one day and then fresh, raw salads the next. It’s a good mix but sometimes a little confusing. I do feel myself being drawn to making lots of summer vibing

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Mango Salsa

Here’s a fun recipe to make when you are entertaining or want to bring something with you to a dinner party/picnic/night in with friends. It’s super easy and quick to make but I’m sure will impress! Adding fruit to dishes is something that I love to do as often as I can. Mango is a favourite of mine for adding to salads, especially when there are lots of greens involved. I thought it would bring an even fresher, sunnier vibe to your usual tomato salsa. Paired with a big

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Raw Cacao & White Mulberry Bites

I am so thankful for my little family. There are some days where I just can’t believe how perfect my luck must be to have Steven as my partner and Anouk as my sassy little cat. Yesterday was one of those days where my heart was crazy full. The weather forecast for was for a lot of cloud and rain but instead we got glorious sunshine. Steven and I decided to take some time for just us, no distractions in the form of work or chores, and headed for a walk along the beach.

I hadn’t

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