Come on over to my new blog!

I’m no longer updating What Rachel Ate, but I am blogging with some friends at Everyday30. There’s still lots of recipes like these super-easy pancakes, a simple chickpea and chorizo stew and a crunchy Asian noodle salad. But you can also find out 7 questions NOT to ask a new mother, why we can’t do […]


Weekly eats – blueberry cake and the best salad

I made one of my favourites cakes to eat with a cup of tea and the best salad I’ve eaten in a long time.


Quick prawn and vegetable Thai curry

The perfect Friday night dinner – comforting, tasty and quick!


Keeping it real

Some musings on starting to blog again.


Christmas present ideas

If you’re panicking a little about some last minute presents you need to buy. I am here to help! (Hopefully.) I’ve written a blog post over on BBC Food about last minute homemade Christmas presents. I don’t think you can really go wrong with homemade chocolates or biscuits and if you want a really easy idea, […]


Elderflower and cucumber gin fizz

A super refreshing summer cocktail.


Quick limoncello

A super-quick recipe for limoncello that’s ready to drink straight away.


My guide to presenting food

I’ve written a guide to making your food look really beautiful over at Big Girls, Small Kitchen. What’s the point of spending all that time making something really delicious to then just slop it onto a plate? I’ve mentioned this website before, right? It’s a veritable mine of information and definitely worth a dig around. […]


Food shopping in Brixton

It’s taken me a long time (and a lot of trial and error) to figure out my favourite places to buy food in Brixton. I started off with the shops on the edge, that looked the least intimidating, but I quickly discovered that the places to be are a little more hidden (like the tiny […]


The Breakfast Club – January

Need something to look forward to in the new year? The Breakfast Club is hosting a couple more events in January. How about a lazy, decadent brunch complete with homemade pastries and giggly pig sausages? Sunday January 9th Or a daintily decadent afternoon tea complete with warm from the oven scones and beautiful macaroons? Sunday […]