Wild camping next to the summit of Great Gable

Wild camping next to the summit of Great Gable

The Sun’s Last Ray Upon the blue mountain I stood, Upon the mountain as he sank into the Rivers of Night: The camps of the clouds in the heavens were shining with evening fires, many-colored, And the pools on the plain below gleamed with many reflections: All things were made precious with the Day’s last … Continue reading

Charlie’s Country Photoshoot

Charlie’s Country Photoshoot

I was lucky enough to get these lovely country shots of Charlie on location at her house with her very lively dogs. Lesson number one in my photographic adventure – you have to be quick where animals are involved! Gorgeous lady and stunning location to shoot at.

Huevos Rancheros

Huevos Rancheros

Sometimes as a home chef you can get very snookered into preparing a set number of meals and dishes which is why every now and again in our house we force ourselves into ‘Leftover Challenge Mode!’ Our stunning bright concoction of ingredients that sat unwanted in our fridge today lent themselves perfectly to a bit … Continue reading

DIY: The wardrobe makeover

Today has been a productive day, pictured above is the current progress with the wardrobe I am planning on giving a whole new look. So far it has been a bit of a saga having taken ages to ask my man nicely (bully) into sanding it for me and now I can finally get going … Continue reading

Banana Flapjack: Saving THE most ripe bananas

Banana Flapjack: Saving THE most ripe bananas

I am quite horrified to say that this is a frequent scene in our household, hence I am getting quite proficient at finding recipes to use up these wizened objects. I came across this recipe for Banana flapjack at Food, Glorious Food but I have made my own adjustments too. I don’t know why it took … Continue reading

Cadbury Creme Egg Brownies: BAKE THEM NOW!

Cadbury Creme Egg Brownies: BAKE THEM NOW!

With Easter coming up and my current obsession for Pinterest (if you haven’t discovered it yet then run away from it whilst you still have a life!) I have been bombarded with images of creme  egg inspired treats and after constant temptation I have given in. The recipe that caught and held my attention the … Continue reading