Category Archives: Simple Living

Taste Heaven

Yesterday I discovered a food match that could have been made in heaven. It was so simple; a lovely creamy, buttery bagel with sliced advocado, salt and pepper.  I can see that this is going to be my breakfast for … Continue reading

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Alfie

I would like to introduce you to our canine companion, Alfie. Alfie loves life. He rarely wears a collar and when he does, he knows that it is usually because we are going somewhere special and interesting. When the collar … Continue reading

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Stuffed Marrow

I am not feeling too clever and was in real need of some comfort food. I had a marrow sitting around in the veg basket and decided that it would fit the bill perfectly. When I was little, my grandfather … Continue reading

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Cook Up Sunday

As I have said before, once a week I clear out the fridge and have a cook up, generally on a Sunday. Today I went through the veggie drawers and found 6 small Aubergines, 5 courgettes, 1 patty pan, four … Continue reading

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Poo Bin

Due to the really rubbish summers that we have in the UK, we found that the buckets of poo on deck were not decomposing quite as quickly as we wanted. Visitors were beginning to ask what the line of double … Continue reading

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Frugal Marmalade

We have run out of marmalade, a major disaster in our house! Hubby does like a bit of marmalade on his toast in the morning. Normally I make a HUGE batch in January when you can buy Seville oranges as … Continue reading

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Use It Up Tagine

We are very lucky in the village in that we have Derry who comes round with his fruit and veg van. Derry is fabulous, all his produce is fresh and, wherever possible, locally sourced. For things that he finds harder … Continue reading

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