ice cream in a picnic

ice cream in a picnic

My Aunty Olive introduced me to the concept of ice cream in a picnic.  It happened at Earl Rowe Park on one of the summer trips her and my Uncle Ron made up to Alliston to entertain Janet and I when we were on school holidays.  The concept of a frozen food product...
The “Two Faces” of Blackpool….

The “Two Faces” of Blackpool….

Like the super villain “Two Face” from Batman, my first trip to Blackpool presented me to a town of two guises…. I liked the first face very much.  It was the promenade and the buzz around it with the fairs and the families and the rock and the cotton candy.  I liked...
Food for the body and food for the soul….

Food for the body and food for the soul….

I spent a most enjoyable day on Saturday at a vegetarian cooking course run by www.vegi-table.co.uk.  I met my friend Emily there and we cooked 4 different dishes with a winter vegetable theme – stuffed onions, butternut squash and bean stew, kale potato cakes and a...