Monthly Archives: February 2011

Sea, sand and sunshine

It’s half term. I did a brave thing today and took my seven year old niece to the seaside. An hour and a half journey to get there. I picked Filey for this first momentous trip. A smaller town and seaside … Continue reading

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London mini book

Last July Gav and I went to London for the weekend. I planned to make a mini scrapbook of the trip and collected lots of memorabilia and ephemera to go into the book. One of the pieces I loved the … Continue reading

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Four down, twenty two to go

I have read my first four books of the year. If I keep this up I’ll reach my target in no time. Of course I don’t have a job so I can read all day. Not that I would I’m far too busy … Continue reading

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First day diet blues

Here I am again. I could not begin to count the number times I’ve started a diet in my adult life. By my age I really should have either got a grip and stopped being a pig or just accepted that I … Continue reading

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Stale bread?

No problem. Make bread and Butter Pudding. Take said bread 6 slices, enough butter to butter the bread and the dish, 3 eggs, 50g currants, 25g candied peel, 50g caster sugar, 100ml milk, 50ml cream, zest of half a lemon and nutmeg … Continue reading

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