Why Hello 2017…

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Happy New Year everyone! Even though it is now nearing the end of January and I’ve been away for quite some time. I hope you all had a lovely Christmas and New Year. I did plan for my Christmas break to involve some blogging, but alas I got sick with the flu and that pretty much put me out of

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Recipe: Cider Glazed Bonfire Bangers with Grandad’s Sausages

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A few weeks ago I was sent some delicious sausages by Grandad’s Sausages * a family business in Bury which is fairly local to me. I was given two lovely packs of sausages – Olde English and Lincolnshire – and a tube of sausagemeat. I usually do some delicious treats for Bonfire Night, like this Maple Mustard Pulled Pork which

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Garden in September

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Happy September! It seems only five minutes that I did a post a few months back about my garden and dipping my toe into the veg growing waters and well, since then it’s certainly flourished. The tiny seedlings I planted earlier in the the year are now giant plants, flowering and almost ready to bear fruit. It’s the first year

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Home Interior Wishlist

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Hello I’m back! I’ve been on holiday and I’ve had a hectic few weeks with appointments and things but today I’ve got a lust-worthy interior wishlist for you. Spring is officially here and I am obsessed with DIY and doing up our house. My plan this year is to get our bedrooms decorated so we are starting with the office

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Event: Wine Tasting at Bakerie – NQ Manchester

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A couple of weeks ago I was invited to a wine tasting event at Bakerie in the Northern Quarter, and of course I didn’t hesitate to say yes! The extent of my wine palate is I have to say rather poor. In fact I have one bottle of Rose that I stick to (Gallo Family Zinfandel if you must know)

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