Monthly Archives: May 2014

Friday Night Cocktail

One of the nicest things about cocktails is how like cooking it can be. You see a recipe from somewhere else that looks good and you think about whether you can make it even though it has something in it … Continue reading

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Friday Links

Happy Friday, this is another one of my 4 day weeks, I’m going to spend the day in Brighton tomorrow with Christelle and Mike and C’s brother and sister-in-law. Luckily the weather has taken a turn for the better, so … Continue reading

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Food things I’m loving

Pact Coffee I love coffee and having coffee sent to you is amazing! The India Bibi is my drug of choice and I use it at the the office in the mornings. It has the thumbs up from Laura at … Continue reading

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French Yoghurt Cake

This weekend, I made a version of this cake. The basic idea is that you use a pot of yoghurt and then use the yoghurt pot to measure the other ingredients. It’s a really simple cake and you can gussy … Continue reading

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The Morning Smoothie

Last week, I changed up my breakfast routine and had smoothies for a couple of days. I’ve not been feeling fantastic so the opportunity to cram some extra fruit and vegetables into my routine felt like a good idea. I … Continue reading

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Sunday Music

Turnpike Troubadours – Gin, Smoke and Lies. Is it country? Technically it’s Red Dirt but country will do..

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Friday Links

It’s been another short work week and although I do like them, in fact I have another 2 coming up in May, they do discombobulate me somewhat.  It’s also been a very social time. Last Saturday at Ryan and Claire’s … Continue reading

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Silly

My family are pretty normal and straightforward. Ok, so Ben and I are closer to Mum than most adult children are to their parents but that’s cause she’s pretty awesome. Aside from that we don’t really stand out from the … Continue reading

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What I’ve Read – March and April 2014

I didn’t post about my reading in March because I forgot, so you get two months reading in one and a discussion of book crack and not being ashamed of what you read. So in April I read 9 books … Continue reading

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Sunday Music

We have tickets for Old Crow Medicine Show at the Roundhouse in October and there’s a new album in July. Excited doesn’t even cover it… If you don’t know the glory that is Old Crow then you must be new … Continue reading

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