This blog post is one for the ladies, so it’s time to say goodbye to my most loyal reader. See you later Dad. No seriously, stop reading. Now.
Right then, hello everyone else. This is a bit of an unusual post for me. I am definitely not a ‘beauty blogger’, but this post is the exception that proves the rule. Continue reading “Barely there hair”
You may recall me talking about Mr. WB and his annual projects. 2015’s project was a pizza oven, in our back garden. Not one to simply buy a readymade model, Mr. WB duly research, designed, drew and built his own. Continue reading “The Perfect Pizza”
‘She finds it oddly consoling to think of Jenny always in motion, spinning along on her high-wheeler or striding up a hill or crouching over a pond, all her energies focused on the hunt.’
I’ve enjoyed Emma Donoghue’s previous novels ‘Room’ & ‘The Sealed Letter’. ‘Frog Music was a present from Mr. WB, which I got around to reading a year later, as seems to be my wont. Continue reading “Frog Music-Emma Donoghue”
Regular readers are probably wondering what’s become of the allotment. There’s been a conspicuous silence since it was last mentioned in April.
There has not been a conspicuous absence of work though. Looking at the photo below, I think you’ll agree that Mr. WB has done an amazing job.
In the absence of a drone, I shimmied up a ladder to give you a good view: Continue reading “Allotment Update!”
The second part of Litfest….
Once you get beyond individual diners and restaurateurs, you may enter the murky world of the food industry. If you’re of the opinion that ignorance in bliss, don’t listen to Joanna Blythman! Continue reading “More Food For Thought”
It may be a cliched title, but Litfest 2017 certainly did provide food for thought, and plenty of it. I was lucky enough to be volunteering and got to see plenty of the action between shifts. Continue reading “Food for Thought”
A recent conversation, me reading Mr. WB’s ‘Gardener’s World’ (having given him a subscription for his birthday). Continue reading “Sofa Sundays”
Springtime is definitely apple blossom time. Of course, I’m so delayed writing this that’s it now summer (not that you’d know it from the rain outside today)!
One of Mr. WB’s favourite lines is ‘I know a guy’. Example: me talking about getting a marble slab to roll pastry, Mr. WB- ‘I know a guy’. (He does- guess what I got as a Christmas present!) Continue reading “An Apple A Day…”
You may have noticed a distinct lack of blog posts in the past month or so. Things have been somewhat busy- some fun things (set to become future blog posts!) and some less fun (a variety of meetings, appointments & Physiotherapy).
In the meantime, play ‘Where’s Wally’ with the photo below!