Monthly Archives: October 2014

Warkwork Castle

I know it’s been over a month since I was in Northumberland, but I’ve just started to work through the photos! Warkworth is one of my favourite castles and a 40 ish minute walk from where we stay in Amble. It’s … Continue reading

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Last week

So I spent three days last week in bed feeling poorly and was wondering whether it would be worth recapping last week. However, I did do things over the weekend so I thought I’d catch you up and remind myself … Continue reading

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Food This Week – 18 to 24 October 2014

Well last week, I managed to completely ignore the plan for the week due to being sick.  No matter, nothing went to waste and this week is a new week, with no mistakes and no poorly Nic in it! Saturday … Continue reading

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Friday Links

Because I spent most of this week in bed, not reading anything much because my head was too swimmy (swimmy is a word, I’m sure of it!), this week’s links are short and sweet. 1) Divided by a common language. … Continue reading

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Sipsmith 100 Martini

I’ve been missing in action, over the last couple of days due to the virus that would not die. I could say cold, it was a cold but on Monday I had a very sore throat and felt awful, Three … Continue reading

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Food This Week – 11 to 17 October 2014

This weekend is going to be ridiculously busy. I was out last night, I’m currently on my way to Jane’s for a haircut, which means I won’t be home until about 3pm and I’m out to the theatre this evening. … Continue reading

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Friday Night Cocktail

I know it’s been a while. Mostly because I can’t get my act together enough to make a cocktail, photograph a cocktail and drink a cocktail on the weekend so I can post it on Friday. I’ve been thinking about … Continue reading

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Friday Links

Happy Friday, I have a cold that is sort of dominating my existence at the moment. It won’t kill me, it just kills any desire I have to do anything useful or social. This weeks links, if you read one … Continue reading

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2 new things

I’m not a terribly creative in the kitchen but fortunately for me, other people are and these are new food things I’ve discovered recently from two of my favourite food bloggers… The crispy egg from Smitten Kitchen Because I’ve never … Continue reading

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Who needs sleep…

Me. I do! I need huge amounts of sleep and I don’t ever really get enough. I’ve always been like this, needing lots of sleep and being really awful when I don”t get enough. Sleep is my answer to a lot … Continue reading

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