Gingerbread Latte Cake

Gingerbread Latte Cake

This triple layer 'naked' cake with gingerbread sponge and espresso icing, tastes just like a gingerbread latte and would make the perfect festive centrepiece for your Christmas dinner or as part of a pre-Christmas afternoon tea with a glass or two of Prosecco! If you try my recipe, post it to Instagram and tag #awimbledonchristmas for [...]

Review: Newlife Aesthetics Vegan Facial

Review: Newlife Aesthetics Vegan Facial

Lately I have been super stressed with trying to juggle mum life with social media commitments and also coming up to a painful anniversary, so when I was offered the opportunity to try out a relaxing Vegan Facial at Newlife Aesthetics, I didn't have to think twice. Newlife Aesthetics is located on Coombe Lane in [...]

5 easy ways to make your home and life a little more autumnal

5 easy ways to make your home and life a little more autumnal

Light an autumn scented candle. I find that with the shorter days and darker evenings, something as simple as lighting a candle can add instant cosiness to any room. Just make sure the candles you choose are made from non-toxic wax such as beeswax, coconut or soy wax. Standard wax candles can release harmful toxins [...]

The first days of autumn

The first days of autumn

What does autumn mean to you? To some, I suppose, it means the end of something warm and happy. Perhaps the end of summer holidays or the end of shorts weather. It might make you think of the autumn of one's life, impending finality or even slight regret. I have never looked at autumn this [...]

The Chase Market, Wimbledon

The Chase Market, Wimbledon

A brand new weekly farmers' market has opened in Wimbledon and my family couldn't be more excited! Starting today the market will be on every Sunday from 10am-3pm and features loads of fresh produce, baked good, flowers, books, jewellery, food stalls and more! We arrived around 12.30 and the market was in full swing! There was [...]