Monthly Archives: May 2012

Pictures…

I’m back from holiday, it was just the right amount of rest, exercise and indulgence. I love Northumberland, I love waking up to the sound of the sea, I love the sky that just seems so much bigger than it … Continue reading

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Sunday Music

Sweet Baby James – James Taylor I heard this for the first time about 4 years ago.. As I recall there was a thing on the radio about albums you should listen to. They featured Sweet Baby James. The programme … Continue reading

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4 years

Today, it’s been 4 years since I started blogging. Goodness, that went fast. So four years ago, I was living in Fulham, with my Uncle Ian and the family Hull. I was still working at Ealing Council, I was still … Continue reading

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Friday Night Cocktail

Between the Sheets, when you don’t have any lemons or simple syrup.. You use lime juice and ginger syrup and I think it tastes pretty good… What 1oz cognac 1oz cointreau 1oz white rum 1oz lime juice 1/2oz ginger syrup … Continue reading

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Coastline

On Monday, we decided to walk. We drove to Craster and walked along the coast to Low Newton and back. It was 12km in all and the rain held off until we finished. Scenery was amazing and Emberton Bay just … Continue reading

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Ms T

I’m gonna miss this kid (and her mother) and the crown… Making faces.. With Mummy and ‘my crown’ which she allowed Mummy to wear. Mummy was very keen on the crown and even wore it in the street!! Re-arranging the … Continue reading

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Pesto Chicken

This is what happens when you have spare rocket pesto and a chicken to roast. You know about that space between the chicken breast and the skin of a chicken? You don’t? ┬áThis one.. You fill that up so that … Continue reading

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Sunday Music

Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain…because, just because..

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Holiday…

Today I am going here Odds are the at the sun won’t be shining in quite the same way but I don’t care. Providing it’s not pouring with rain there will be walks here here I will at some point … Continue reading

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Friday Night Cocktail

I told Ma about this cocktail and she promptly named it Kings Bissap. It’s Kings Ginger, bissap, lime juice. It’s not too dry but is tart in a good way. This is another one for people who aren’t big cocktail … Continue reading

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