Archive for October, 2013

Cinnamon swirls and the dividing sea

The kitchen is a mini hive of activity.  I can't even see the table, there is serious pumpkin carving going on. Lil's made a classic zig zag grinned jack o'lantern, Amber is concentrating on an elaborate Read more [...]
Spicy apple chutney

Nigella’s spicy apple chutney

I love making chutney; I like the vinegary smell that permeates almost everything in the house.  I love using autumn's abundance to make things that will last throughout the winter and beyond and I get Read more [...]
songbirds

Wish list

Payday seems to have been dragging its much anticipated heels this month and as a result I am skint, brassic, fiscally challenged,  ready-less, light on funds - whatever you want to call it.  I don't Read more [...]