The rain is like needles and you can hardly stand upright in the wind but sometimes it’s worth stopping and taking a look over your shoulder….
During my morning perusal of Facebook an article caught my eye. Originally posted in the Independent it listed the 6 foods that a food poisoning expert won’t ever eat. (I didn’t keep the link and now can’t find the post but this looks to be essentially the same from CNBC: Stuff an expert won’t eat .) Within the … More Journal of … what?
…I started a Cookbook Challenge. I have a lot of cookery and food books, a lot. A bookcase full. And, I have no space for them anymore. My husband has suggested that I give them to a charity shop but I don’t actually want to get rid of them. However, reality and all that, I … More A long time ago….
As a new year starts I, along with most other people, have been thinking about the year ahead. I’m not one for making resolutions, they tend not to be kept so I’ve learnt not to promise myself that this will be the year I lose weight, or become a tidy person, or set myself some … More Stash Busting and New Years
– A cloud.
I love owls. I want to squish ’em all…. not literally squish ’em but give them all a bit of a cuddle. … More You and I have brains, the others have fluff.
Parking in the lay-by just passed the Bowlees visitors centre we followed a public footpath down to Low Force… … More Up the Creek Without a Boat
Because he was a fungi! This morning’s dog walk was a wet affair. I had taken my camera with the plan of getting some pictures of the moors in the low light that the low cloud had provided but the rain started shortly after I set out and fear of raindrops in all my shots … More Why did the Mushroom get invited to so many parties?
Summer has ended rather abruptly. In the space of only a week we have gone from warm, walking in t-shirt, weather to woolly jumpers and boots. The swiftness of the seasons had me thinking that it won’t be long before we hear the curlews again, although they nest on the moors they don’t hang about … More Corvidae