Christmas is only a few weeks away and I’m looking forward to December 1st to finally be able to get into the Christmas spirit! Mince pies, carols, decorations, Christmas shopping and mulled wine…the run-up to Christmas day itself is often the most fun part of this holiday, which can be a bit intense at times! … Continue reading The Nutcracker by the Royal Ballet
I was lucky enough to attend a Cupcake Decorating Class last night at Westbourne Studios, West London, with the lovely Cookie Girl, aka Xanthe Milton. She has a book coming out in March which I highly recommend, having seen a sneak preview, entitled “Eat me!” Alice in Wonderland eat your heart out. There were about … Continue reading Cookie Girl Cupcake Decorating Class
Decided to make some cupcakes having not made any for yonks! My first attempt was not even worthy of pictures, they all sunk! Terrible. I slept on it and dreamt of tasting my cupcakes as they used to be…and then came the epiphany! I used to use an electric hand held whisk which made the … Continue reading Cupcakes galore!
The clocks have gone back which means it now gets dark at 5pm. All my body wants to do is hibernate and eat stodgy, comfort food. I decided to try my hand at the classic ham and pea soup and the results were quite pleasing! Here’s my recipe for a tasty, comforting soup, ideal for … Continue reading Pea and gammon soup
Let me slowly peel your petals Playfully- finding out about your dislike of celery and the colour of your first bicycle. Let me slowly peel your petals Gently- listening to your worries of times past, present and of things to come. Let me slowly peel your petals Seductively- discovering what makes you tick, … Continue reading Let me slowly peel your petals
Flow flow flow Bump into a Rock. Drown a bit. Then Top. paddle to the At the surface, grab a TwIg. Flow flow flow onto a Lilly Pad and settle down Until the next Storm. Continue reading Life flow