Happy St David's day. I'm part Welsh and grew up with my grandma making Welsh cakes on her Welsh stone which belonged to her mother. I now have the honour of looking after the Welsh stone and make a point of making Welsh cakes every March 1st. This year I'm poorly so I can't but … Continue reading Dydd Gŵyl Dewi hapus! – Mwyhewch picau ar y maen… my Welsh cake recipe
It's cold and grey outside. The urge to hibernate is strong. I, like a lot of people, find this time of year tough. Call it Seasonal Affective Disorder, call it the January Blues, the grey days and poor weather mean I struggle to stay awake let alone get motivated. One thing I decided to do … Continue reading Meal planning for 2018
What a month. It's June 2nd, and I've had time to think and recover a bit, so I thought I would do a blog post reflecting on my Every day in May challenge now I have completed it. Thanks to those of you who read and commented on my previous blog post about Every day in May … Continue reading Every day in May – wow, what now?!!!
It's been the Easter holidays here this week and we have been out and about enjoying the spectacular sunshine that we have been lucky enough to have in our corner of Kent. In the holidays the temptation is to plan more ambitious meals because I'm at home, but invariably we end up being out a … Continue reading Holiday meal planning