Monthly Archives: October 2010

If at first you don’t succeed…

 … sulk, swear and kick something. Always works 🙂 Or, I suppose, you could try something slightly completely different… It all started with my courgette bread. It was tiny so I tried again – and it fell apart. I then … Continue reading

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Dunked, good and proper.

WARNING: Readers of a sensitive disposition should exercise caution while reading this post as they may find some of the images distressing. 🙂 Ok. *Deep breath* here’s the worst one…. Check. Me. Out.  How good is that outfit?? On my … Continue reading

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A promise…

 Well I didn’t drown, or freeze to death when I got dunked today, which is always a good thing! (Most of) it wasn’t actually too bad at all but I’m not going to post about it till tomorrow because I need … Continue reading

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Sticky situations

Have you ever had that sinking feeling from agreeing to something you really don’t want to do? Yeah. A press officer from the fire brigade rang today to ask if we wanted to cover the launch of some new equipment. … Continue reading

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The times, they are a-changin’

Autumn? That’s so last season…! When I woke up last Thursday, it felt as though I’d slept three months rather than a few hours – from mild-ish autumn to freezing winter overnight. My mum’s dahlias (I think!) went from this … Continue reading

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A Nakd post…

No, Nakd! Hee hee, I don’t want to scare anyone off! Nakd bars are pretty much the English equivalent of Larabars, from what I can make out… the gluten-free ones consist of just nuts, dried fruit and natural flavourings. the … Continue reading

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Sweetness and dinner…

Ok, this is a picture I’ve used before… but the giant among butternuts isn’t entirely gratuitous to this post…! Although these two had more to do with tonight’s dinner…. But before I get on to what looks an unlikely pairing, a … Continue reading

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Happy birthday Mum!

 And what a beautiful birthday it was… (Except the rain which poured down just as I was cycling back from the yard, grrr!) Before I get on to the rest of the day, I want to mention how weird it … Continue reading

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Shopping till I drop

You know sometimes when you go shopping, you can’t find what you need or anything you want? But sometimes, you find so much, you could end up spending your whole monthly salary in one go… Today was the second option … Continue reading

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Trial run…

It’s my mum’s birthday next Tuesday and I want her to have a brilliant day. I’m taking her for lunch and to the cinema but, as well as presents, a birthday has to have one more thing to be complete… cake! … Continue reading

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