Bread and cheese… hard to imagine life without them, right? Some have to, and some choose to, and although I wouldn’t consider myself a vegan or in need of gluten-free diet I do like to indulge my body with delicious wheat-free and dairy-free alternatives to counterbalance their dominance in our everyday diet. After founding a great recipe of low carb bread in… Continue reading Cheese it’s not!
This summer we went camping for three nights in the second largest lake in Lake District… Ullswater. Two days of beautiful weather and two days of pouring rain… but what else could you expect from the Lakes? From the Ullswater Holiday Park, situated in a beautiful location not that far from the lake, we could easily cross the fields inhabited by… Continue reading Ullswater… visiting the lakes
I totally believe that brussels sprouts is the most misunderstood vegetal… Yes, it might have a kind of harsh, sulfurous odor and taste (and the most awful mushy texture when boiled to death), but brussels sprouts are surprisingly high in protein for a green vegetable, and just one serving would meet your needs for vitamin C and… Continue reading The misunderstood vegetable
Attending conferences are definitely one the most exciting bits of my job and getting to travel and visit different places is a welcomed bonus (although you usually are only free to run away between 6:00 PM and 8:00 AM, but anyway…). This time we went to Milan (yes, wow…) and managed to get half-a-day free for a bit of sightseeing.… Continue reading Milan, Milan
Undoubtedly one of the most vibrant markets in the North East, the Tynemouth market, did fill our measures today. Situated in the lovely victorian Tynemouth metro station and with more than 150 stalls, I doubt there isn’t something to please everyone’s cravings, either for handcrafted stuff, antiques, books or … food… And that’s exactly what my… Continue reading And this little pig went to the market…
And today we used the half-a-day of no rain (quite unusual in this country…) and went berry picking at Brocksbushes Farm. A new experience for the whole family and lots of fun indeed! As the farm’s website gave notice of the unexpected flow of pickers in the past days due to good weather (i.e. no… Continue reading Berry picking