Wow, two in a row!

Wow, two in a row!

Steady on, I think I might be excelling myself here! Yes that’s two nights post in a row, mainly due to the wonders of Jon’s I-phone …

 

On the receiving end.

On the receiving end.

I thought I’d include this picture as a reminder to myself that I don’t cook every meal in this house (it just feels like it …

 

Who are you calling a puff?

Who are you calling a puff?

This is tonight’s delight, a blue wensleydale cheese souffle with an orange and beetroot salad. I’ve just got back from a visit to the dentist …

 

Doesn’t time fly…

Doesn’t time fly…

Sadly since starting work again time has been a very precious commodity and a few things have gone by the wayside. My creative output has …

 

New Skirt No. 29

New Skirt No. 29

Just so you don’t think I spend all my time creating in the kitchen, I also like to take up the needle and thread and …

 

Happy Bun Fest

Happy Bun Fest

This week has been a flurry of baking activities, with some yummy loaves of Cranberry and Orange bread having been prepared for Christmas morning (sadly, …

 

It IS the thought that counts.

It IS the thought that counts.

Spent a good deal of the weekend assisting the two youngest in Christmas Card making, every year we all make handmade cards to send to …

 

Cold Comfort

Cold Comfort

Most peoples idea of a picnic is lying in some sunny meadow eating dainty sandwiches and sipping something cold. No you guessed it, that’s too …

 

It’s all going to be just wine.

It’s all going to be just wine.

Spent this morning racking the wine and decanting the assorted alcoholic beverages, the sound of it gurgling down the pipes into a lovely new demi-john, …

 

Growing your own

Growing your own

Being brought up in the country, as children we knew at an early age where milk came from, how a lamb was born and that …