An early new year’s resolution…BUY LESS FOOD AT CHRISTMAS !!!! We are awash with leftovers, bulging at the seams with chocolate and a packet of Heston’s salted caramel popcorn is screaming at me to be opened! So in the spirit of economy I feel the need to use the leftovers of Christmas eve and day… Continue reading Bubble and Squeak
Anyone else feeling like they have slightly overdone it and wanting just to eat fruit salad and vegetables?! We have had a fabulous Christmas with parents and kids and are now left to our own small family of 4 to relish some family time for a few more days. On our menu has been asian… Continue reading Christmas gluttony!
The tree is up and decorated ! It was very easy once I had worked out how to get the buttons out of the silicone mould; icing sugar in the mould is the helpful way forward. I was inspired by a picture on pin interest – a great site if you are stuck for ideas… Continue reading Tree up!
Feeling festive yet? We spent the morning drinking hot chocolate , wandering around exotically lit rooms of Balthazar’s Palace at Petworth House and then following a trail in search of elves in its park. I hasten to say the elves were hiding! To keep in with the exotic theme of the palace and as I… Continue reading Balthazar’s palace and prunes
I am rudely awoken by the four-year old screaming like a banshee and suspecting a) the house was on fire; b) the ceiling had caved in trapping him or c)a Lego piece was again stuck up his nose , I tripped and stumbled downstairs. I am greeted by only the words ” I want my… Continue reading Rudely awoken
Well here it is , my very own blog! Who would have thought it! At 6 tonight a friend says ” You should start a blog” and by 22:04 we are up and running! After family I am passionate about cooking , possibly bordering on obsessive, and like to have a go at projects for… Continue reading We are on our way!