Monthly Archives: June 2016

Barbecue Sauce

I’m not a person who makes their own ketchup. I know people who have, they are also the people who buy the really, really fancy tomato ketchup that’s about £2.50 a bottle and that is never going to be me … Continue reading

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On My Mind

This week my brain is taken up with the following things. The Hamilton Soundtrack. The first song I heard was ‘You’ll Be Back’ and without being told, I knew it was from Hamilton and I knew that it was supposed … Continue reading

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Food and Budget Update: 11/06 to 17/06/2016

SHOPPINGIt was a pretty usual shop for me this week, I had completely run out of sugar and olive oil. WHAT I ATE Pizza on Saturday with Gin and Tonic Cake with Rhubarb Compote for pudding.Sunday was this rice bowl … Continue reading

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Life Happened: Migraines and minutes

I started the week with another migraine, again with the throwing up on my shoes! As a consequence, Monday was a complete write off and my week actually started on Tuesday morning. I had physio in the morning. So I … Continue reading

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Friday Links

It’s been a bad week for politics here. I like almost everyone else am shocked and horrified by the murder of MP Jo Cox. This sums up a lot of my thinking about the way politics and political discourse is … Continue reading

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Allotment Adventures: Things are growing

That allotment looks pretty good. I keep having to remind myself that it’s only been five weeks and given the limitations of time and money and equipment and knowledge, I’ve done pretty well. It rained a lot this week and … Continue reading

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Food and Budget Update: 04/06 to 10/06/2016

SHOPPING  The shopping came to £15.33, slightly over but still pretty good. COOKING AND EATING I had a photo issue this week. On Thursday, I had to reset my phone and I forgot that I hadn’t saved the photos on … Continue reading

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