Spring Theme Test Shoot

Today i’d like to share with you a few images from a recent test shot with food stylist Iona Blackshaw. We were fortunate enough to have some lovely spring theme props at our disposal, and together we came up with some food idea’s which Iona went on to develop recipes for. Here’s what we created…

Paleo Choc Covered Ginger Molasses Biscuits

Happy Holidays Everyone! A thousand apologies for the fact that i haven’t posted recently. It’s been a busy couple of months and life has completely taken over once again. I hope everyone has had a wonderful Christmas. Today i wanted to share my recipe for Chocolate covered ginger biscuits. These biscuits are gluten free, refined…

Slow Cooked Meat Madras

Recently I have been going back to my roots a little bit and have been trying to perfect my curry skills. I once heard a very wise man say that a real curry is not cooked in just a hour or two, it is slowly cooked over hours and hours to bring out all those…

Pasta Testing

Last Saturday was another productive day of testing. This time i worked with food stylist and expert pasta cook Rosie Mackean. Together we developed a brief for shooting a range of delicious pasta dishes. After establishing our vision we presented our brief to Prop Stylist Faye Wears, who then used her visual brilliance to pick out some beautiful props…

Testing With Becci Woods

I had a really fun and productive day of testing in the studio with Recipe writer and food stylist Becci Woods. After weeks of planning we finally met for a coffee and a wander round the prop house in search of props for our upcoming shoot. I say we met for a coffee, what i mean…

Sids Spicy Kale Chips

Since converting to a Paleo lifestyle over 2 years ago, Kale Chips have been my absolute number one go to snack . They taste great and have the added bonus of being extremely nutrient dense. They are a great source of vitamin K, vitamin C, manganese, calcium and copper. However for maximum nutritional benefit, there a couple of things to…

Testing With Imogen Rose

Really lovely to work with food stylist Imogen Rose on this series of images. We met on instagram and decided to collaborate together and here is the final result.