Pumpkin Schmumpkin

Is everybody else in the same boat as me? You’ve had pumpkins coming out of your ears?! We’ve had pumpkin everything this autumn thanks to my girlfriend’s mum. She gifted us with some incredibly giant pumpkins which she grew in her garden. We are still slowly but surely working our way through. I decided I’d…

Chilli and sweet potato pie

Hello! Welcome to yet another blog where I begin with an apology for my long absence… life. I’ll cut a long story short and tell you that I haven’t had an actual home of my own since February. This year has been an exhausting mixture of house sitting, staying with family and friends, au pairing…

My Oh Pie!! Chocolate, strawberry and coconut pie.

I’ve been spending a lot of time in my much neglected allotment this week. I’ve been covered in mud from my forehead to my toes. Muscles that I didn’t even know I had are feeling sore today. Seeds are sewn and weeds pulled. I felt a wonderful sense of achievement upon completing the hard graft that…

£1 a Day Challenge: Recap

Hola amigos! Here’s the post you’ve all been waiting for… (or not 😛 ). It’s now the middle of February so I thought it was about time to do a recap of January’s £1 a day challenge. Did I make it to the end of the month? Did I spend more than £1? Did I…