Autumn Comfort Food

As the weather changes and the nights start drawing in I look for warm filling comfort food that gets me in the mood for the changing season. Whilst America goes mad for pumpkin spice at this time of year, aside from the Starbucks pumpkin spice latte it isn’t yet a big trend here. We make … Read more

Autumn Treasure

When I was a child my favourite part of Autumn was walking through the park on the way home from school, collecting treasure. We would go home and make collages of all the leaves, seeds, acorns etc we had found. Conkers were gathered from the big tree behind the swimming pool after our swimming lessons … Read more

Roald Dahl Day

The 13th September is Roald Dahl day. The magic of Roald Dahl’s wonderful imagination contributed to many fond childhood memories of being tucked up in bed and being read Roald Dahl stories. BFG is one of my top 3 childhood books so I am always keen to celebrate everything Roald Dahl. It is of course … Read more