5 of 366 We’ve both been really under the weather this week; Mike’s had the flu, and I’ve had a strange rash thing that we still don’t have a diagnosis for. As well as the itching, I’ve been pretty knocked out by a course of antibiotics. Without the little benefit of having someone to look… Continue reading Comfort – Slow Cooker Rice Pudding
3 of 366 Mike’s spent this evening stretching his mind and learning new things at a photography group session. I, on the other hand, had an evening with my sister, a great pub meal and lots of lovely catching up time.
2 of 366 Already I’m a day behind… I’m not quite back into the swing of the photography thing yet; I only looked at the list a few days ago, and I’m still pondering about some of the themes. My real challenge is to just make sure I put a picture up each day, even… Continue reading Chocolate
So, here we are with the first photo of my 366 project for 2012. I guess that a lot of people will be familiar with Quality Street chocolates – and were probably hoping that they’d seen the last of them for another year. I’m not sure whether they’re just a British thing, although I’m sure… Continue reading Quality
Kate at Kate Takes 5 has set a great listography for this week – Our Top 5 Photos of 2011. I’ve just finished writing my post about my favourite blog posts of the year, so this one fits neatly by its side. I’ve used quite small pictures here – if the technology works, they should… Continue reading My Pictures of the Year
When we arrived home from Scarborough last week, we had a fabulous box of chocolates waiting for us, courtesy of Hotel Chocolat. We’d been asked to choose something from their Chocolate Christmas Gifts range and do a little review, and we’ve had a wonderful time doing just that. This box is the Sleekster Christmas Selection,… Continue reading Hotel Chocolat Christmas in November
As I become more deeply attuned to the alchemy of Slimming World, I’m building quite a repertoire of tricks; Pizzas made with a bashed-to-stretch-it-thin chicken breast in place of dough, Ferrero Rocher recreated with a crushed up Ryvita and a dollop of nutella. And my absolute favourite, for all the wrong reasons. The Pastryless… Continue reading Pastryless Quiche