My week started with a delivery from Riverford farm. I really look forward to the delivery that comes early in the morning. The expectation of what is in the box and what you can make with the ingredients excites me. I really enjoy making up recipes from the ingredients I have. In this particular boxRead more
This is hardly a recipe as it is a case of chopping, seasoning and roasting but the outcome is wonderful!
As you will have noticed from the previous blog I have been on a little holiday to Italy. I needed to venture far afield as I leave my thirties and head into my fourties. The thought of being at work on my birthday in soggy old England turning into that dreaded decade ‘The 40’s’Read more
I have just spent five days in a beautiful little place called Trevignano Romano. It has a small population of about 5000 people and is nestled next to lake Bracciano which is an extinct volcano about a 40 minute drive northwest from Rome. It’s where all the Romans go to escape the hustle and bustleRead more
Last night my lovely friend and neighbour Serena came over and joined Steve and me for supper. We had a lovely evening chatting, eating and laughing! She has recently discovered an app called periscope. With it you take a video and broadcast it live through the app and people all over the world can watchRead more
I would like to share one of my go to dips. It’s great for lunch in a sandwich, as an appetiser with dippage (carrots, cucumber and pita bread all good!) or just as a good old snack when you are a bit peckish. It’s a good all rounder as ‘they’ say! It takes just aRead more
This wonderful home made carrot cake was made for dessert on Saturday. After giving a huge slab away to my cake loving chum Serena on Sunday I have been feasting on a slice a day since.. I am not sure that ‘carrot cake a day keeps the doctor away’ but hey ho! Read more
So here it is.. My first post. It’s not particularly ‘foodie’ as you can see! I just needed to get one out there! Plus, I loved this photo of the beautiful flower on our table that I figured it was a good as any place to start.. Onwards and upwards they say.. I visited thisRead more