A dress from Spring/Summer 2008 "La Dame Bleue" shows the bird designs tht inspired McQueen. He has made a beautiful cape that resemble an extended set of wings. I could perhaps incorporate some of the feathers that I made into the final outcome.
I have finally nailed the perfect chicken satay recipe! How long have I been going on about chicken satay? 2, 3 years? Well, possibly about 22 but I haven’t had the blog for that long SO YOU CAN’T PROVE IT! Anyway, after a process of trial and deliciously sticky (pun intended) error, I finally think... Read more
Hot and Fruity Caribbean Coleslaw by Levi Roots. Swap heavy, creamy coleslaw for this Hot and Fruity Caribbean Coleslaw from Levi Roots' cookbook Grill it with Levi. The fresh and tangy coleslaw contains juicy mango and warming red chillies. It's the perfect side dish to serve with barbecued or grilled meats for an authentic taste of the Caribbean.
Florida: Six things you must do in... Orlando (yes, it involves theme parks)
Florida is somewhere that everyone dreams of going as a child. I have wanted to go for a long long time and this summer I finally got to go there. Yes I was 18 but that's besides the point, not to mention the place is definitely not just for kids. I got to experience the joys all (most of) the theme parks as well as everything else it has to offer, including an Alligator tour and going to the gun club.
Ombre nail art – ombre is another design that’s not only popular with clothes but with other thngs as well such as hair and nails. Ombre nails are easy to do and they’re a perfect pop of color that you can add to a simple, neutral outfit. 9 Beautiful Nail Art Ideas - Glam Bistro
At Christmas, I think it's important to have some clever cheats up your sleeve. Puddings you can make ahead of time then leave in the freezer until needed are great. If you try and do everything on the day, you'll be dead on your feet come January and it won't have felt like much of a holiday at all. I see this dessert as a sort of cross between a summer pudding and an arctic roll, so it hits a lot of those retro buttons. Because it's an assembly job, anybody at all can make this – so if ...