A date at the museum

Steve and I decided to see what our local museum had to offer, The Royal Albert Memorial Museum now renamed RAMM. We were looking for something a bit different to do on my day off that didn’t require spending lots of money. The museum seemed like a good plan as it is free entry.   Read more

My week in pictures

I have had a lovely week catching up with friends and doing some pretty darn nice things. It has been half term here in the UK so that means no teaching ballet for me! I did do something ballet related though and that was take a little trip down to Dartington near totnes to watchRead more

Honey And Co

I recently visited Honey and Co ( www.honeysndco.co.uk ) when I visited the big smoke with my boyfriend Steve. Thankfully we had the foresight to book a table as it was packed to the rafters!     I had been so excited about my visit after reading their wonderful cookbook and following them on Instagram andRead more

My week in pictures

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

Bracciano

I recently visited the town of Bracciano in Lazio a short drive from where I was staying on the opposite side of the lake in Trevignano Romano. There is a castle called Castello Odescalchi Di Bracciano perched right up on the hillside with the most wonderful views. It has been a medieval fortress, a renaissanceRead more