Posted in February 2012

A Cornish Fasty – the southwest of England in 4 days

A Cornish Fasty – the southwest of England in 4 days

We set off early on a rainy morning from our apartment in Liverpool for a whirlwind tour through the south of England. We had a tent and a camp stove in the trunk and we were ready for our mini-break. Evidently, you can see a whole heck of a lot on a four-day road trip.

Photo Friday #11 – Local

I live in a small town outside of Chester in the northwest of England. The Shropshire Union Canal runs through town not far from our house and it’s one of my favourite places to go for a walk and feed the ducks and swans. There are lots of places where you can rent these huge … Continue reading

My German Apple Pancake Recipe – Yum!

My German Apple Pancake Recipe – Yum!

Every year for Pancake Day, or Shrove Tuesday if you want to be technical, my mom would make us delicious, thick pancakes for dinner and we would smother them in lashings of maple syrup. Breakfast for dinner days are one of my best memories from my childhood, only proving that it doesn’t take much to … Continue reading

Photo Friday #9 — Sand

Photo Friday #9 — Sand

I’ve been a bad blogger and haven’t posted anything for a whole week. I promise I’ll be better in the future, I hope you’ll forgive me. With a theme like ‘Sand’ the most obvious choice is the beach, and I’ve been to a lot of beaches in my life, but I hope that this one … Continue reading

Photo Friday #8 — Village

Photo Friday #8 — Village

This photo illustrates one of my favourite parts of my life in a rural English village. Our small town is at its most beautiful in the spring, with flowers popping up everywhere and the bleating of newborn lambs filling the air. I could stand at the gate of the local farmer’s field for hours watching … Continue reading