Seasonally inspired food, thoughts, activities and spaces.

Strawberries, strawberries, everywhere!

If there is one thing that our short time as allotmenteer's taught us, it was to embrace the seasons and all that they bring. Its easy to take food for granted, because we have an affordable, continuous supply in our supermarkets. I remember last year when there was a shortage of courgettes in the shops [...]

By | 2017-07-16T16:22:36+00:00 July 16th, 2017|Family, Seasonal Inspiration|2 Comments

An Autumn River Walk

“You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth” This year we have spent the first few weeks of Autumn indoors snuggling up, drinking hot drinks, nursing colds, watching films and recovering from long weeks at school, so this weekend we decided to go for a walk to blow off [...]

By | 2016-10-24T14:44:18+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Family, Photography, Seasonal Inspiration, Simple Living|18 Comments

Chocolate, Courgette and Almond Traybake

A cake made with courgette might sound unusual, but the courgette gives the cake a lovely moist texture. This recipe uses dark chocolate and almonds, the dark chocolate makes it deliciously rich the almonds add a beautiful slightly nutty crunch. We always have a glut of courgettes at this time of year, the more you [...]

By | 2016-08-30T23:51:04+00:00 August 30th, 2016|Recipes, Seasonal Inspiration, Simple Living|10 Comments

Our Christmas Traditions

Every year I love climbing into the attic and bring box after box of our Christmas decorations and memories that we have collected over the years. Its my favourite time of the year, and we spend a lot of time thinking of things to help make it magical for our little family. Making Christmas Magical [...]

By | 2015-11-17T21:56:03+00:00 November 17th, 2015|Seasonal Inspiration|0 Comments

30 photos to take this Autumn

Autumn is well underway, more leaves are falling from the trees daily and the colours of nature are truly amazing. There are so many photo opportunity's, so many memories to make and to capture on camera. Here is a list of  30 photos to take this autumn. Amongst the beautiful autumn leaves A leaf fight [...]

By | 2015-10-01T19:52:05+00:00 October 1st, 2015|Seasonal Inspiration|0 Comments