Posted in November 2017

In a chaos of fairy lights…

In a chaos of fairy lights…

The festive season arrives! Chaos no exaggeration… fairy lights baffle me to be honest. Each year, in January, I put them away in neat packages, each November they emerge from what appear to the same boxes, yet during the intervening period they have been rendered unrecognisable. Patiently I untwist them from their contorted mess and, … Continue reading

Winter Warming

Winter Warming

The first frost arrived this morning accompanied by the most stunning dawn, truly it is a blessing to live in this beautiful county. Two cold, mud covered children collected from school rugby pitches, and Christmas stock mayhem necessitates the preparation of comfort food in it’s simplest form. Named by my youngest son, this is unashamedly, … Continue reading