Category Archives: Food Thoughts & Nutrition

Fruit Picking Fun

This weekend we made it to our local ‘pick your own’ farm. Last weekend we just drove around looking for a farm I visited years ago only to find out it had closed! After some research I found the only … Continue reading

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Fathers’ Day

Lucky Daddy had a yummy treat for his Fathers’ Day present this year. While visiting my friend in East Sussex my hunt for a great Fathers’ Day present took me to Lewes. I remembered from a visit years ago that … Continue reading

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Buying Local Produce

On holiday in the village shop Baby G wanted me to buy strawberries. He put his hands all over them so I had to buy him strawberries, but he made a good choice! Normally, I like strawberries, but I don’t … Continue reading

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Chicken Pasta

Following on from my post ‘Leftovers – Use Your Roast Chicken’ I found this great recipe on an American blog called Annie Eats. It really looks delicious and I will definitely be cooking this next time we have roast chicken; … Continue reading

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Farm Fayre

A couple of weekends ago we went to a local Farm Fayre. It was great for our little boy. Lots of tractors, a small steam train, lots of traction engines and classic cars. We also saw a sheepdog guiding ducks … Continue reading

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Leftovers – Use Your Roast Chicken

On my meal plan page I plan a roast dinner once a week. In England we love to have a roast dinner on Sunday, but it’s not always the case as often I like to do a slow cooked joint … Continue reading

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Quick Jacket Potato Filling

About a week ago I shared my Quick Jacket Potato recipe; how to cook a jacket potato with a crispy skin and fluffy inside in under an hour. Today I thought I’d share one of my family’s favourite fillings. Again … Continue reading

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Waitrose Easy Fish Dish

Recently I wrote a blog called ‘The Ultimate Fast Food‘ where I shared my recipe for fish cooked in a foil parcel. Sometimes at the weekend my husband and I like to walk to our local Waitrose and buy something … Continue reading

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World Cup Table Manners

While I am sitting at my computer working on my blog my husband is watching the world cup coverage on BBC1. Now for anyone who knows me they would not expect me to blog about football and especially not here … Continue reading

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Holkham Hall

Following on from my Norfolk theme in last night’s post I thought I’d share another favourite of ours. We love to visit Holkham Hall and see the deer roaming around the beautiful estate. This year was the first time I’ve … Continue reading

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