Easy Warm-Autumn-Salad

Easy Warm-Autumn-Salad

I’m going to go rather off-piste here and share this lovely warm-autumn-salad recipe which I accidentally devised by throwing loads of stuff in bowl and trying to pass it off as a meal. Somehow I got away with it, and even more astonishingly it turned out so tasty I shall make it again… but on purpose next time. Feel free to substitute items, leave things out, or add extra things if you have them lying around. I’m not going to advise how many this can…

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Settling Into Life In Devon

It’s only been a few weeks but I’m already feeling right at home in the beautiful English county of Devon. Lush fields, sprawling forests, and pretty villages are all daily sights no matter where I’m venturing. And it’s a good job, because I’m in desperate need of winding down and zenning-out (is that even a word?!) According to the guy who delivered the new fridge, moving house is the second-most stressful thing you can do, after divorce. That’s encouraging, thank you for that. May you…

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Happy Birthday To Me…

Happy Birthday! I’m another year wiser (and older I guess) but who’s counting, right? Firstly a quick look back at the past year! So this time last year we were in Italy, navigating the crazy Italian roads on our way down from Rome to Naples. It must have been a good holiday because we still reminisce about it fondly. After we got back, I took a TEFL course and started teaching. Shortly after that, we went to Malta, then Spain, then Wales, and somewhere in…

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Trimming Down on Social Media

For the last few months I’ve been in two minds about what to do with my various social media accounts. I’ve never been a particularly active user, and normally only post when I’ve been on holiday (rather than day-to-day updates). However… with any free moment that I get, I find myself scrolling through Facebook/Twitter/Instagram etc to the point where I feel it’s become rather addictive. And I wouldn’t mind but most of the things I come across are absolute rubbish. Facebook in particular is guilty…

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