Tuesday, 20 September 2016
I've been saving this post for a while because although it's about birthday celebrations, the birthday in question wasn't actually happening until today...
My little sis turns 30! Happy B-day, B!
A few years ago we all met up in London to celebrate my mum's birthday so plans were made to do the same again this year.
Sunday, 18 September 2016
If someone asks you if you want to try ice cream in one of the hottest weeks of the year, there isn't much decision making to be made. Not for me anyway because I'm somewhat of a sucker for ice cream.
Simply Ice Cream got in touch with me to see if I would be interested in reviewing some of their natural ice cream. I loved the sound of their flavours (I'll get to those in a bit) and how all of their ice creams are made by hand in small batches using only simple, natural and local ingredients. Obviously I said, "yes please!" and then waited excitedly for my delivery to arrive as instead of asking for specific flavours (or ALL of them...), I asked them to surprise me so had no idea what was coming.
Saturday, 3 September 2016
I've been slacking again. I skipped two months of my "photo a day" posts, I've hardly spent any time in the kitchen and I'm well off track on my 2016 reading challenge. It's been super busy at work and it's been hot and...ok, ok, I'm just making excuses...
August is kind of the bridge between my least favourite season (summer) and my favourite season (autumn) but it's been a hot month and has only now started to feel that autumn is actually on its way. I love autumn because you can wear more layers, you can snuggle up under a blanket and tis the season for comfort food! Oh, and Great British Bakeoff starts again...hurrah!