What it’s really like interviewing celebrities… trust me it’s not what you would think!

Since working for Triple M's Grill Team I've been lucky enough to produce some fairly big interviews and even conducted some myself. I don't mean to drop names (disclaimer: yes I do, I'm shameless) but over the past two years I've got to hand the microphone to Matt Damon, Tom Cruise, Liam Hemsworth, Ryan Reynolds, Zac Effron, Rebel Wilson, Ruby … [Read more...]

How to stay in a French castle without breaking bank

There are few things more indulgent then staying in a French Castle. You may think it's out of your budget, especially if you're a single girl like myself, but oh how you would be wrong! Nestled about an hours drive from Paris is the most ridiculously grand Château d’Esclimont that allows you to live like royalty without having to dig too deep … [Read more...]

Gin and Tonic Granita

Queen Elizabeth could probably drink all of us under the table. In news that’s may not be ground-breaking, but most definitely interesting anyway, the Queen reportedly has four alcoholic beverages a day. Darren McGrady, a former royal chef, has spoken out about a day in the life of the Queen’s eating and drinking habits—and I think she … [Read more...]

Cocktail of the Week: White Peach & Green Tea Bellini

This has to be one of the easiest and most delicious Cocktails I have come across yet! So refreshing! Enjoy on a warm afternoon or a naughty after work/cleaning the house treat! White peach + Green tea Bellini 1 part muddled white peach 1 part gin 2 parts prosecco 2 parts iced peach green tea ...swirl it all up and garnish with peach … [Read more...]

Cocktail of the Week: Strawberry Mojito

I love Mojito's. I love Strawberries. I love mint. So why not mix it all up and have yourself a Jolly Christmas time! Or you could always look at it this way.... Strawberries have almost 0 calories and mint freshens your breathe, so really it's like this Cocktail is doing you a favor! This recipe is perfect for a Summer Christmas catch up … [Read more...]

Cocktail of the Week: White Peach Basil & Blueberry Mojito

As it is the last week of Spring I thought what better way to see it off then with a delicious White Peach, Basil & Blueberry Mojito. I'm not sure if it's because we have a lovely little herb garden thriving in our backyard at the moment, or simply because basil makes everything better, but I'm really enjoying mixing sweet tastes with a … [Read more...]

Cocktail of the Week: Tequila Blu Ginger and Lime Fizz

As you may have noticed in one of this week's posts, I was recently sent a pretty bottle of Tequila Blu. At first I was like "Meh, what am I going to do with this?!" as I usually like to save my Tequila drinks for nights out that don't contain a whole lotta memory. However the bottle was really pretty, and it came in a wooden box, so despite … [Read more...]

Cocktail of the Week: Watermelon, Cucumber Spritz!

Ok so I first stumbled across this beauty on Lauren Conrad's blog, after she stumbled across it on Martha Stewart's blog. You with me?! Anyhowzen, if it's good enough for those fierce females then it's good enough for me! I have taken the liberty of googling the heath benefits of watermelon and cucumber so we can pass this Cocktail off as a … [Read more...]

Cocktail of the Week: Watermelon Granita with Coconut whipped cream

It is watermelon. With Coconut whipped cream. My two favorite flavors combined into one delicious cocktail!! Hurrah!! With the weather heating up, now is the perfect time to make these little cocktail/desserts. Ingredients: 4 cups fresh cubed watermelon 4 tablespoons granulated sugar 1/4 cup coconut rum 1 (14-ounce) 1 can of full-fat coconut … [Read more...]

Cocktail of the week: Strawberry Mojito

I love Mojito's and I love strawberries so this is like a match made in heaven!! The perfect drink to brighten up a dull Saturday afternoon or to get your Sunday session started. PLUS it is super easy to make! What you will need: 1 x bottle of Moscato 4 x shots Bacardi (or Pimms is nice too!) 1 x lime (cut into wedges) 1 x punnet of chopped … [Read more...]