Monthly Archives: May 2012

In the North

I love cities, with the exception of Belfast, which I am a bit meh about, I have never met a city I wasn’t keen on. Of course, my favourite city is the one I was born in and live in … Continue reading

Posted in Ma, Photos, Things I Like, Travel | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment


or how I solved the problem of breakfast! I have a huge problem with breakfast. I know I should eat breakfast, I know that if I get breakfast right, I’m more likely to get the rest of the day’s eating … Continue reading

Posted in Cooking, Food | Tagged , , , | 12 Comments

Nothing to see here…

Today I wanted to post about frittata, but I still can’t find the cable to my camera and I didn’t realise that until after I’d taken the photos. Which is quite frustrating. Also today is my first day back at … Continue reading

Posted in Random | Tagged , | Leave a comment


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

Posted in Things I Like, Travel | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Family, Music | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Random | Tagged , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Booze | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment