Fish Tacos

street food businessDuring a road trip through Mexico we fell in love with yet another Mexican dish. We drove over the border and down the Baja peninsula to La Paz where we got the ferry to the mainland. The journey down the Baja was very, hot, dry and silent. We wouldn’t see another car for …

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Ceviche

Ceviche is a seafood dish originating from Latin America and involves curing the seafood in citrus juices. In Mexico each family recipe varied in fish type and spice. In this country it works really well with mackerel which is a highly nutritious and sustainable fish. It really feels like summer when we head to the beach …

Smaller space, more room

'He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have'-Socrates Mine and Nathan's lifestyle does not require us to have a house. We don't have children and are either working away or traveling. In the past I have had times of frustration but there is a lot more that small …

Protect against Hayfever

Its getting to that time of year again when so many suffer with irritating snuffling and sneezing but I have a few tips to help prevent this allergy using a holistic and nutritional approach Increase your intake of antioxidants through a variety of fruit and vegetables Include foods rich in Vitamin A such as veal or beef …

Chick pea and red pepper chilli with smoked paprika sweet potato mash

During our busy summer season on the road it becomes very hard to maintain balance and health as its near impossible to get enough sleep  and nutrition. When we return to our quiet haven, in between events, I physically feel the need to fill my body back up with nutrients so it can repair. I know …

Population crisis

Last night I heard Sir David Attenborough say that in his 90 year lifespan the human population has tripled. That sent a shiver down my spine. When Nathan and I met we were so excited to finally meet someone who shared the same  views on the world. Having children was one of them. I'm yet to feel the …

Van Life

We were picking blackberries in the field discussing where we wanted to go for the winter. I had been working a few months as a psychiatric nurse after graduating and we had just completed our first official year with The Bean Machine. We were talking about South East Asia when Nathan mentioned a Mad Max like truck …