Lots of people like to go to hot climates in the winter, to get a reprieve from the cold and because who doesn't enjoy a holiday. However back in October I got taken on a sporadic trip to Ayr, and considering it is Scotland and was heading toward winter, you would be right to assume… Continue reading Winter sunshine
I went on an adventure recently; this seems to be becoming an enjoyable habit; to a place that I never had the inclination to visit but I am very glad that I took the opportunity to do so...Rio de Janeiro. Arriving in Brazil So obviously this month Rio is very much in the spotlight due… Continue reading The seaside city
I caught this bug a few years ago; well that’s not entirely true. I’ve wanted a tattoo for a long time but knew I had to be really certain of what I was putting on my body, the actual inking only started a few years ago. The above picture is my first tattoo, it’s pretty… Continue reading T is for…Tattoos
I am sure it is already apparent that I love baking; I think it stems from baking with my grandmother when I used to go up there over summers as a child. We would always bake all sorts of things; at that point I was mostly in it for licking the spoon and eating the… Continue reading R is for…Recipe
On Monday I found myself digging out my recipes for Cranachan, a traditional Scottish dessert. Unfortunately since my recipe book tends to be lots of scraps of paper, piled into one notebook, in no particular order, I couldn’t find it. So I took to my computer to find one. What I dislike about baking from… Continue reading Cranachan.