Seeded onion bread – no knead

I have been further experimenting with my no knead bread recipe and this is a good one!  If you haven’t got a particular seed ingredient on hand, swap it out for something different or leave […]

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January project round-up

I thought I would do a round up of my January projects as they were a varied bunch. I took advantage of the Boxing Day sales to get some yarn at 40% off to knit […]

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2023 Sock Knitting Challenge

In December 2022, I set myself a challenge to knit 12 pairs of socks in 2023.  I decided to do it as a stash busting exercise as I had 12 pairs of socks worth of […]

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December Socks

December socks, pair number 12, are done and that brings to a close my sock knitting challenge for the year.  I am a bit pleased with myself that I managed to knit 12 pairs of […]

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Inkvent Calendar

We decided to go with an alternative advent calendar this year.  We love fountain pens and have a healthy collection of pens and ink so when hubby saw these Inkvent Calendars we decided to get […]

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November Socks

I finished my November socks in the nick of time, on the evening of the 30th November!  I had started off really well making half of the first sock in October as soon as I […]

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Christmas Decoration Making

Every year, as part of their Christmas gift, I give Christmas decorations to my brother and his family.  Most years I hand make them but I have occasionally been pressed for time and purchased decorations.  […]

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Poppy seed and Garlic bread

Another flavour experiment.  Honestly the base recipe for this bread is a game changer, you can add just about anything to it and it works.  I have made 2 versions of this one, ingredients for […]

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Orange, Cardamom and Walnut no knead bread

I have been doing more experimenting with no knead bread flavours and this one is a goodun’.  The orange is a good background flavour and the stars of the show are the spices which give […]

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