I’m not one for jumping out of perfectly good aeroplanes, off structurally sound bridges or even leaping from purpose built platforms made especially for leaping from. However I recently surprised myself when I discovered that I am willing to... Read More | Share it now!
This was a first. My husband failed to finish all of the potato on his plate. And it was quality potato. A gratin of thin potato slices interspersed with cream and smothered in a rich red wine jus. In fairness to him he did manage to eat all of... Read More | Share it now!
Honesty; the modern world is often reproached for its lack of this fundamental quality. Rightly or wrongly we just don’t trust each other. But if you are feeling like the world is a cold, hard place there is somewhere you can find a little bit of... Read More | Share it now!
I love a good ye olde town. Clydesdales clopping down a dirt street, boiled lollies lined up on counter tops in glass jars, staff dressed in multiple layered period costumes whatever the weather. It’s history without the bad bits like... Read More | Share it now!
It’s the age old battle of man verses wood played out every Easter Saturday at the Blackwood Sports Ground.
I’ve always thought of wood chopping as the chore that no one likes. That’s why most people have gas or electric heating. But some... Read More | Share it now!
Leave your Atkins, no carb diet at the door. The Red Beard Bakery, Trentham is the place to indulge your carb filled fantasies.
Bread gets a bad rap these days. Carb cutting is the current fad dieting move. People everywhere are turning their... Read More | Share it now!