COFFEE SHOPS

Everyone’s Favourite Chocolate Fridge Cake

Everyone’s Favourite Chocolate Fridge Cake

20th May 2018

I don’t usually post recipes. Cooking is not my specialist subject. However, I know that this is a really, really good one. In my experience, it is beloved by men, women and children. It is so easy to rustle up and will make you the most popular person in the room every time. It’s a … Read More

Do you want to try a Beetroot Latte?

Do you want to try a Beetroot Latte?

12th May 2018

I did. Well, I didn’t exactly want to try a Beetroot Latte, but I did anyway because I wanted a photo of one in all its fabulous pinkness. And actually, the reason I’m sharing it with you is that it really really wasn’t bad. Beet coffee was apparently ‘invented’ in Australia, but there isn’t much involved in … Read More

Drifters Coffee House

Drifters Coffee House

27th March 2018

“It is inhumane, in my opinion, to force people who have a genuine medical need for coffee to wait in line behind people who apparently view it as some kind of recreational activity” Dave Barry There’s been a first world furore in Henley-on-Thames recently about the number of coffee shops popping up on its old … Read More

Nomad Bakery

Nomad Bakery

6th March 2018

Of all the Coffee Shops Of My Life that I will write about here, Nomad Bakery is my most local. It is down the hill, through the high street and around the corner from where I live. It’s an independent bakery, coffee shop and community hub. The baking was the starting point, and the premises … Read More

Coffee Shops Of My Life

Coffee Shops Of My Life

6th March 2018

Every week for my Instagram feed I visit and photograph at least one independent coffee shop. I always order a cappuccino and a piece of cake. It’s not been great for my diet, but it has been good for the soul. For reasons unknown, a cup of coffee takes a super picture, and these little … Read More