One of the joys of autumn is the produce available. Beautifully coloured pumpkins of all shapes and sizes, crisp green … More
This week began cold and wet, and ended sunny and bright – still chilly, but the sort of weather a … More
This week’s small pleasures come to you from a week which straddled two years. We all have our views on … More
Today is the last day of November, St Andrew’s Day (patron saint of several countries including Scotland) and also the … More
Mark Twain said: In the spring, I have counted 136 different kinds of weather inside of 24 hours. Well, he wasn’t wrong.
It is a grey and wet Monday and I went back to work at the office today, so it is … More
It is February already – can you believe it? We have had a lot of lovely, sunny summer days, and have been making the most of the season.
One of the best things about eating in summer is the piles of berries…strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, boysenberries, blackberries….though I do … More
With darker – and cooler – days and evenings that say that autumn is well and truly here, it is … More
So here we are again with a round up of this week’s small pleasures. Spring is officially here – the … More