It isn’t raining. It hasn’t rained for a few days. The glorious sunshine found us in April. I’ve laid in the grass and walked barefoot along the bricks of the garden wall; I’ve hung washing to dry in the sun’s rays and inhaled my neighbours’ barbecues. But while the sun has been shining, this week hasn’t… Continue reading April Showers
Those of you who have read my blog will know that I’ve been diagnosed with bipolar disorder. The rest of you might not have known that, and might be surprised (or not so surprised) to learn it. I was diagnosed about two years ago. I’d been through a lengthy battle with depression and anxiety from… Continue reading Bipolar and Me
Mamma mia, 2016, you sure made one hell of an exit! (Standard New Year reflection post to follow – do not fear!) Anyway, let’s talk about what we’re really here for… We all know, it’s FOOD. We’re on day five of 2017, and Veganuary is well under way now. If you’d like to find out… Continue reading Gluten Free Vegan Tomato & Lentil Pasta
I have so many half completed posts about various topics I’ve been planning to write about for months and months. When I sat down at my computer an hour ago, I planned to finish up one or two of them, but my head won’t let me focus. I don’t know if that’s because it’s 1.16am… Continue reading Everything is okay.
THIS IS IN CAPS BECAUSE I’M SHOUTING IN MY HEAD ABOUT HOW AMAZING THESE PANCAKES ARE AND HOW MUCH YOU SERIOUSLY NEED TO TRY THEM. Okay, back to calm talking now. But, seriously – these pancakes are amazing and you really should try them. You should probably make them right now. If you’re at work,… Continue reading BEST EVER Vegan Pancakes
Yesterday afternoon, the three of us went for a lovely walk up Leith Hill. We really wanted to go for a walk and I haven’t been to Leith Hill in ages, and the views at the top are so incredibly beautiful, especially now that the leaves have turned an amazing array of yellows, reds, pinks… Continue reading Leith Hill on a Sunday Afternoon
It’s been three months since I set off on my quest to drastically cut down on the amount of meat and animal products I consume, so I thought I’d share a bit of an update with you. When I started out back in August, I was determined not to set myself up to fail. I… Continue reading Vegan Update: 3 months