Thoughts on Thursday or a tale of kale salad

When I lived in Scotland, kale was the dark, green leafy vegetable that you bought when there wasn’t much else. It was tough, a bit bitter, and you kind of felt you were eating it because it was good for you (it is full of vitamin C) rather than for enjoyment.

Banana Bread or what we baked in 2020

I am sure, like me, you have seen lots of social media posts of people showing what they have been … More

Idling has always been my strong point

I have rediscovered the positive benefits of idling, of doing little, of spending time not doing much. There is no … More

This week’s small pleasures #143

It’s time once again for a round up of this week’s small pleasures, and once again, food features. The week … More

6 things I’ve enjoyed this week

It’s Saturday, it’s summer and the sun is shining.  After last year’s awful summer, we have been blessed this year with lots of warm and sunny days.  These haven’t stopped me from trawling the internet for interesting things.  Here are six for you to try out too.