Category: Food

Recipe: Protein pancakes

      Back in May this year it was National Vegetarian Week. I decided to go veggie for a week, and since then have pretty much been pescatarian (vegetarian but with...

Abs-olute resolution

Latest gym vanity shot – mid-September. Looking sweaty and moody ;)   Anyone who’s in their early 30’s will be well aware of the feelings of “ohshitohshitiamgettingold” that occasionally regularly rear their...

Mochi machine

Mochi are Japanese sweets made from pounded sticky rice and normally filled with sweet red bean paste. You have probably read me talking about them before, or heard me writing about...

A great day out

Last weekend I met up with Hitomi, one of the teachers from Shinden, where I taught last year. I hadn’t seen her for ages and it was really good to catch...