Back to basics

So I decided to try something new. As part of the “get healthy(er)(ish)(a bit) in 2016 I thought I might as well look at what I smoother on my skin as well as what I eat and what I (attempt) to do (2,071 and counting today on the steps). Therefore my bathroom cupboards and bedside table felt the consequence of this decision. Gone are the highly chemical toners and cleansers and zit zappers and moisturizers and harsh exfoliators and mattifiers and, and, and. I decided to start again, banished are the half empty bottles of super strength this and rejuvenating that. For the next few months I am going to get to grips with making my own; Continue reading

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New found gem

Whilst on a walk to explore the surroundings of my new abode we discovered quite possibly one of the best ‘happen upons’ ever! The MARKET Restaurant & Bar is a must visit place if you ever find yourself inexplicably wondering the streets of Hove on a morning/lunchtime/mid afternoon/evening – to be quite honest any time of the day meander.

Having been drawn in by the striking green tiled exterior we settled into a table parallel to the long bar. Having ummed and ahhhed long enough I settled on the standard brunch option – eggs benedict whilst my manlier half opted for the more adventurous american pancakes, crispy wild boar bacon and frangelico syrup. That was it, we were sold! Continue reading