Category Archives: Cooking & Baking

Hello, September

Wow, that was a bit of a radio silence here… Through the end of spring and almost all of summer. Every now and again I’d take a picture and think, that one’s for the blog. But then I never logged … Continue reading

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In the Kitchen

I lost my cooking mojo a bit recently, but I stocked up on some good stuff and can feel it coming back. I was given the Deliciously Ella book for my birthday, and finally started trying some new recipes. A delicious … Continue reading

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Made

I finished the Game of Thrones knit-along with 125g of yarn left to spare, so I repeated some of the pattern for a longer poncho. I’ve been wearing it a lot since casting off, a lovely extra layer for these cold … Continue reading

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In the Kitchen

Experiments in Wild Garlic Pesto: Whizz up equal quantities of wild garlic, nuts (I mostly used hazelnuts and walnuts, whatever I had in the cupboard) and parmesan with a few glugs of olive oil, et voila. There’s been bread baking, … Continue reading

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Today

We love our pancakes around here, and I love trying new recipe for our Pancake Day pancakes. This year, we had spelt flour pancakes, with some traditional lemon and sugar, yum. The little artist agreed to give up chocolate with … Continue reading

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In the kitchen

 I borrowed a new book from the library, Nourish by Amber Rose. Apart from recipes, there are all sorts of other things in it on how to look after yourself – but right now, I am all over the recipe section. … Continue reading

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In the Kitchen

I’ve been back in the kitchen, and I’ve been trying some new things. A few weeks ago, when I started feeling like I really needed to do something about the things I eat (because I am not someone who can stop … Continue reading

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