Blue bread

  I’m not sure what prompted the conversation with A that led to the baking of blue bread, but you can see above the result. I suppose I was trying to get her interested in baking bread and somehow the high water content of 24 hour no-knead bread made me think that it would be relatively […]

The final weekend of my 30s

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] To mark the upcoming Significant Birthday, P arranged for us to have a weekend away in the New Forest. We stayed at a beautiful hotel called The Pig. Looking back at my photos, I’m surprised I didn’t take any of the room we stayed in […]

Ugh and argh

Right now, I should be laying out and packing my running gear in preparation for tomorrow’s Brighton half marathon and my beat should be beating ever so slightly faster in anticipation. Instead, my legs are aching – the same sort of ache I should be feeling after the run, not before it – and my head […]