I like to keep active on holiday. In fact it’s really important to me (read this for tips on how), especially with my first marathon coming up in May.On Sunday 21st Feb, I ran my third half marathon: the Cape Peninsula Half Marathon in Cape Town. In the lead up to the race, I had had some concerns about my lack of training beforehand. This is because I hadn’t done very much… View Post

  At the beginning of our epic trip to South Africa last month, we had a few days before we needed to get to Kruger Park (more on that adventure to come!) and didn’t fancy spending them in Johannesburg, so we started looking around for places to go and Mauritius kept popping up as an idea. Just a 3.5hr flight from Jo’burg, it’s a great option for some serious luxury… View Post

  When you live on a small island, you have to spend a little more time getting to places than you otherwise would. When we lived in London, we lived a 15 minute drive from Paddington station. We used to grab an Uber or just a bus and be on the Heathrow Express before we knew it. Front door to check-in took less than an hour. And now they’ve introduced the… View Post

Sometimes, brunch needs to be a little more exciting than something on toast. After a weekend morning workout, I like to cook up something really wholesome and filling – especially in the colder months. Inspired by my time living in Spain & Costa Rica, these spicy baked eggs take from the idea of huevos rancheros – spicy and satisfying. Spicy Baked Eggs Serves 2  1/2 red onion, diced 1 large… View Post