Vegan Paris ¦ What I Eat in a Day

We’re back from our short trip to Paris, we arrived late Thursday after two delays and I’m back at work Friday… so it’s a short video to show you what we ate in a day while we were there. I’ll be posting more videos later with more details of where we went and what we…

Night Train Travel in Thailand

We took two night trains in Thailand, the first was an older train from Bangkok to Chiang Mai, the second a new train from Chiang Mai to Bangkok. These videos are just to give you an idea of what to expect when traveling. You can pre-book e-tickets directly from the State Railway of Thailand via…

Vegan Chiang Mai ¦ Sunday Walking Market Street Food

Chiang Mai is incredible for vegetarian and vegan food, your tripping over options and every restaurant has at least one option on the menu, Heaven! Here are the options we found at the Sunday walking market… and this isn’t even everything on offer, this is just what we ate before we got full. Find me…

Durian Tasting ¦ Chiang Mai, Thailand

We’re back from two weeks in Thailand and we’re kicking off with tasting some durian. So what is durian? It’s a big green spikey fruit with yellow edible lobes inside. Some people say that durian as has a lovely sweet fragrance, and others are the opposite and find it has a really unpleasant odour. Much…

November Round Up

After October‘s unexpected time off work and a trip to Thailand I’m getting back to normal so I’m going back to my original set of intentions. Intention 1 – Improve my physical health. While we were away we walked a lot, it was hot, I drunk a lot more liquids than normal (I’m always dehydrated,…

December on a budget

As I mentioned on my post about finances and budgeting things haven’t worked out too well wages wise recently. In October the shop was closed for renovation, in November we were away in Thailand… things will then continue in December with Christmas days off, January with New Year and yet more days off. Basically my…

Vegan Tteokbokki ¦ Spicy, Sticky and Sweet Rice Cakes

For ages I saw these dried rice cakes in the Asian supermarket and had no idea what to do with them… then while watching ‘Let’s Eat’ on Netflix I saw a simple (but not vegan) recipe for them in a sticky spicy and sweet sauce. They looked incredible and I had to try them. Traditionally…

Thai Bamboo Tattoo, Bangkok ¦ Palm and Head tattoo

While we were in Bangkok we visited Krit and his wife at Thai Bamboo Tattoo and this is the beautiful work they did. Not going to lie, having my palm and then my head tattooed in the same session wasn’t fun but I’m glad I got through it and I’m beyond words happy with the…

Finances and Budgeting

We’re back from Thailand, we’re back to reality which right now means looking at my finances and budgeting. I know how to party when I get back from holiday don’t I? While we were away I posted a video on how we afford so many holidays and it’s had some really interesting reactions. There have…

Meet Jiji ¦ Our 2 Year Old Black Cat

The 10th of Novermber is Jiji’s 2nd adoption day. Jiji has appeared in the background of a few of my videos so it’s about time he got a whole video of his own. It’s a compilation of home videos so it’s not always the best quality but everything in here puts a big smile on…

How We Afford 9 Holidays This Year

Recently we’ve been getting a lot of comments about the amount of travel we do.  How can we possibly afford it? Must be nice to have a rich husband! Are you ever at home?  So here is a video about how we afford multiple holidays a year. It might not work for everyone but it…

Number One Restaurant, Bangkok

Our first night in Bangkok and we’re just off kohsan road. Luckily right round the corner there are a load of vegan/vegetarian restaurants. Perfect!  … however. The first one, Mango is a kinda westernised which means the prices are double everywhere else. Then there is Ethos which is the same, vegan but westernised. We came…