It’s all getting very exciting! Only one week until the big day, trees are going up and the cupboards are slowly stocking up with food. Plans are hopefully coming together and Christmas shopping is on its way to being completed, finally! Unfortunately, though, Christmas (and any big celebration, really) tends to be a time of…… Continue reading Save Waste This Christmas
I was invited via the Southampton Bloggers gang to organise a meal out at Offbeet New Forest. This is their brand new venue at only five months old and it’s very different to their original Wickham location. The restaurant at Sunnyfields Farm is much bigger and serves up a totally different menu (and different cake!)…… Continue reading Offbeet New Forest: Give a Cluck
I’ve teamed up with the lovely people at The Vegan Larder for a giveaway on my Instagram this weekend – find me at @ItsGemmaEdwards and enter to win this lovely November subscription box, full to the brim with treats and cooking essentials. Great products for anyone but since it’s vegan it would be the perfect started kit…… Continue reading The Vegan Larder: Unboxing
I thought it was about time I put together a little gift guide featuring some of my favourite sellers and makers based in and around Southampton – hopefully just in time for a few of you Christmas shopping! Some of these sellers will also be at the ‘Etsy Made Local’ market on the 2nd of…… Continue reading Southampton: My Local Gift Guide
I was born a fussy eater and stayed that way right through until my early twenties – it’s crazy to think I used to pretty much only go to Italian restaurants for dinner when, now, I would much rather chow down on a Mexican feast…or Indian, Thai, Japanese…I am so hungry as I write this.…… Continue reading Cocktails at Turtle Bay
If you follow my Instagram you’ll see that my life often revolves around where I am eating that day and that pull only gets stronger when I’m away from home. I’ve just spent a long weekend in Amsterdam with my boyfriend and a bunch of friends and it was so refreshing being able to get a…… Continue reading Amsterdam: My Top Three Eats.
When Alice invited me to join some of the Southampton Bloggers crew for a cocktail evening at Cabana Brasil in Southampton, including three courses of food, I wasn’t 100% sure it was suitable for me. As a vegetarian who eats a heavily plant-based diet, I usually try and go to restaurants that have lots of…… Continue reading Food: Cocktails at Cabana Brasil