Re-entering civilisation – heading to Kuala Lumpur

From the wild and peaceful hill station in the Cameron Highlands, we headed back to Ipoh to give back the worlds most rubbish hire car and were then dropped at the station in iPoh to get the train down to Kuala Lumpur. Trains in Malaysia are amazingly well air-conditioned, beautifully looked after and very comfortable.…

Buckwheat porridge with cinnamon, honey and raspberries

Buckwheat porridge

I’m not the worlds biggest porridge fan but when I saw a picture (by David Loftus) of a buckwheat porridge with roasted apples and cinnamon, I was slightly inspired to make one. I’m really glad I did, it was substantially better than I expected and to be honest, I think it’s nicer than real porridge.…

A little bit of Cornwall action

We had a little weekend trip to Cornwall last week in order to see the lovely F-in-L and have a little rest while enjoying some sea air. The saturday was a little rainy and windy but Sunday dawned clear and sunny and we even managed a little top down action!