Author: Nicky Ashworth

VLOG #1 New York

VLOG #1 New York

Well what can I say, New York you are a beauty. This isn’t my first time to New York but I have loved it just has much. If you are following my (now our, mine and Hannah’s) journey you will know that New York was the first stop on our world tour! I don’t think …

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Crete: Beaches on the South

Crete: Beaches on the South

  The Beaches There really is nothing like the beaches OR the sea you will find on any of the Greek Island. A lot of the ‘beaches’ on the South of the Island are little coves and can be tricky to get to (some are only accessible by boat) but once you have got there …

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Plakias? Plaki-yes! Two weeks in Crete…

Plakias? Plaki-yes! Two weeks in Crete…

Almost every year I am lucky enough to go on holiday with my family, normally accompanied by other families, and this year was no exception. If you follow me on Instagram you will know that I have just spent 2 weeks on the beautiful island of Crete! If not you can by clicking here). We …

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The Ugly Truth About Crete

The Ugly Truth About Crete

After two amazing weeks in Crete (we stayed in a town called Plakias on the South of the Island) I am home. Those who know me know that normally I am not happy to be home after a sun-soaking, beach-loving holiday. And that is pretty much true in this instance. However… Not everything was perfect …

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Mushroom and Tofu Broth

Mushroom and Tofu Broth

Ok this is one of my favourite recipes. I know people probably say that about all the food they make, but i’m serious! I first tried this when I went to Pho, in Manchester and it was INSANE (I seriously could not recommend this restaurant enough). It has so many different flavours in it, but …

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Irresistibly Crispy Tofu

Irresistibly Crispy Tofu

Before I became a vegetarian I refused to eat Tofu. I don’t know why, was I just being stubborn? Probably. Even as a vegetarian I didn’t eat it, occasionally I would try the packet, already cooked stuff, and to be honest that was probably what put me off it so much. It was horrible. Dry, …

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Kefalonia Part I: A Beginners Guide

Kefalonia Part I: A Beginners Guide

If you don’t know me, ¬†you probably wouldn’t guess straight away that I love, LOVE, the beach, the ocean, the heat. All of it. Being new to blogging, and also saving up like crazy for my world tour (that sounds very official) I haven’t been on a beach holiday since starting it up. So I …

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Summer Vegetable Minestrone

Summer Vegetable Minestrone

I have never particularly enjoyed soup from a tin. In fact I steered clear of it, avoiding it at pretty much all costs. However it is arguably one of the easiest things to make for a lunch at work. It is quick, you can make a big batch, and it fills you up, and it …

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