Dinner club – Matt’s Spanish feast


I have a small admission to make. This actually took place about 2 months ago and I haven’t posted it because I lost the pictures. Luckily, my efficient and organised boyfriend kept a copy of them. This means that we can now view the amazing food that Matt cooked. But not the churros as those…

Holidays in Portugal – the Algarve


We had one. It was lovely. Things I was surprised about The beauty – the sea really is very green/blue, the beaches are lovely and glorious, the sun does always shine and there is a mild breeze off of the sea all day so it’s never too hot. The english – after my trip to…

Photography gadgetry


As some may know, I’m pretty obsessed with film cameras and taking photos with one of those. Simon, in his bid to stop spending quite so much money on film processing, recently bought a Holga lens for his digital cameras. The results are pretty interesting.

Isle of Wight Festival


It started so well with a lovely few days on the Isle of Wight as we watched some awesome bands along with some lovely friends. And then on Sunday morning we woke up to find it had started to rain. And it rained. And rained. And we suited up ready for the rain and ventured…

The come down after a huge project


I know I rarely post about work however, I have just finished a huge project at work (86 content managed websites, multi-language, covering about 40 countries across the world) and I am drained to the point of exhaustion. It’s not remotely as bad as the last project (64 websites) as this time I had back…

White Chilli – looks awful, tastes delicious


I had not heard of white chilli until the other day when I was flicking around trying to find inspiration for my Dinner Club meal. (Yes, still lacking inspiration but have been given a million tasty ideas by other people so am now torn over everything, spontaneous combustion imminent). White chilli is so named because…