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Asian Style Slow Cooker Chicken

My Asian style chicken recipe has been requested by a few friends and it’s taken me a little while to write it down.  It looks complicated, but it’s actually quite easy and highly recommended.  You can make the spice mix in advance, there will be enough spice mix to repeat this recipe a few times. I make the chicken in the …

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Calamity’s Big Hole

Our first camping holiday conversation was sparked a few years ago, after spending a week in a cottage in Cornwall,  with a group of friends.  It was during this holiday that I began to suspect that I was pregnant with child number two.  During the nine hour journey back home, in our extremely cramped Mini, the idea started forming that we …

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One Way or Another

One way or another I usually avoid clothes shopping in January.  I’d rather leave the house with my face pack still on to go buy milk at the shop, which I have done when I had totally forgotten it was on.  One of those gel ones that start peeling away from the face all shrivelled, making me look like a …