Travel Blog Series – China, Denfeng to Beijing – Post #11

Shaolin Temples Today we woke up early and visited the Shaolin temples. Unsure of what to expect, we pulled up on the bus and walked down a walkway to the temples with different schools of monks down the side practicing Kung Fu, as well as several others marching through with flags.  We took a brief walk around the pagoda … Continue reading Travel Blog Series – China, Denfeng to Beijing – Post #11

Travel Blog Series – China, Xi’an to Dengfeng – Post #10

Terracotta warriors:  After another early rise, we got some breakfast and jumped on a 2-hour bus journey to go see the terracotta warriors. As we were informed, the terracotta warriors were an army built out of clay to protect the emperor Qin's grave. This was a very long process occupying 7,000 people to build the clay figures and began as soon as … Continue reading Travel Blog Series – China, Xi’an to Dengfeng – Post #10

My go-to Healthy Meal Under 400 Calories: Fish and Chorizo Tomato Stew With Cashew Nuts

So ever since I tried this dish in the Lake District, it’s been the go-to dish in our house. It’s healthy, quick, and tastes absolutely fantastic. As I’m not a big fish lover myself, this is a great way for me to integrate fish into my meals. I’ve lost count of how many times we’ve … Continue reading My go-to Healthy Meal Under 400 Calories: Fish and Chorizo Tomato Stew With Cashew Nuts