Monday, 23 May 2016

Something a Bit Special #10 We Make our Own Thompson Somerset Sausages

We love sausages, but only good ones, so we went on a one-day workshop to find out more about pig-keeping (not that we’re thinking about it) and sausage making.

Monday, 9 May 2016

Coffee Break #27 Two of My Favourite Things Rolled into One at Suffolk Anthology

When Suffolk Anthology opened last year, I was so charmed by the idea of it. It’s an independent bookshop that also has a café area serving up homemade cakes and coffee.

Monday, 2 May 2016

Something a Bit Special #11 Cooking with Seasonal Veg from Over Farm Market

It’s asparagus season people! The season is fairly short, so now is the time to get your hands on some locally grown asparagus as opposed to the supermarket stuff that’s travelled half way across the world – if not more - before it’s even reached the shop shelves.

Monday, 25 April 2016

Local Eat Treats #32 A Japanese Experience at Kibou Sushi

Kibou Sushi has been on the scene a little while now in Cheltenham but I’ve never eaten there myself as I’m not a seafood fan. That’s an understatement actually, I don’t eat seafood at all, other than plain old white fish – usually battered and served with chips.

Monday, 11 April 2016

Coffee Break #26 Warming Up in the Café Bar at Wesley House


One drizzly day we found ourselves in Winchcombe for a wander. It’s a place that’s so near to us and yet, we’ve never stopped-off there, just driven through.