Winter is on its way!

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It has been quite a while since my last blog update. Sorry guys, it has been quite manic here for the last few weeks and as the sky turns greyer and darker, I switch on my hibernation mode to stay indoors, knitting and sewing. As the weather was quite mild and dry yesterday morning (with […]

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Chicken Noodle in Taiwanese Style

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Who doesn’t love roast chicken? Andrew and I love it, but a two people household meaning we always have loads of left over. Don’t worry, I have a super easy cold chicken noodle dish for the left over! It only takes a few minutes.  Ingredients: ♥ 2 eggs (beaten)  ♥ Leftover chicken, tear the meat into thin […]

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It is time to think ‘freezing’

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The last few nights have been quite chilly. The temperature dipped down to a single figure. In fact, it was so cold that I didn’t want to leave the bed this morning… With the cold weather quickly approaching, I have been busy tending to the Patch, as well as getting some young seedlings into their final position […]

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A day at Daylesford Cookery School


Those of you who are following me on Facebook or Twitter might have seen some pictures of Andrew and me attending a cooking day at Daylesford near Kingham in Gloucestershire last Saturday.  We had a lot of fun and I learnt a lot of new skills from the chef, James.  I am surprised how few people know of Daylesford. I love Daylesford, […]

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