Weekly photo challenge: layers

On a drab Sunday , these are the layers we spotted as a family at Hinton Ampner (see below) . A national trust property with a beautiful cafe but a shame it is unheated!!! Advertisements

Date and orange scones

Just what  my son needed after school today …..nom nom nom  date and orange scones!!! Take 350g self raising flour 3 tablespoon caster sugar 1 tsp baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 85 g PURE or dairy free spread or butter 150g chopped dates Juice and zest of a large orange 175 ml Oatly or dairy… Continue reading Date and orange scones

Babes in the wood…

Our local forestry commission at Alice Holt Forest , holds toddler “Babes in the woods ” sessions which we joined today. Once I had coerced my youngest into the snowsuit ( he potentially could be a world wrestling champion!) , we wandered off with the education officer into the woods pretending to be frogs on… Continue reading Babes in the wood…

And breathe…….

We all have days and weeks when we are running around like headless chickens. Mine seems to have started yesterday with school/ nursery runs, lunch meetings, weekly shopping, doctors appointments and collapse. The rest of the week looks similar so the need to take stock and breathe and remember this beautiful curvy landscape from this… Continue reading And breathe…….

Viennese biscuits

I have a friend coming over on Saturday morning from London and as I have not seen her in ages , beated and piped these morsels for her but also my allergic son so that he does not feel left out by goodies! They would be nice sandwiched together with dairy free buttercream and a… Continue reading Viennese biscuits