One Thing At A Time

In her book Simple Abundance, Sarah Ban Breathnach exhorts us to “…concentrate slowly on completing one task at a time.” So as part of my aspirations project I decided to make ‘Do one thing at a time’ one of my goals. I’m finding it challenging, to say the least. If you came into my house Read More…

The Hearth and Soul Blog Hop

Welcome to the Hearth and Soul Hop, the blog hop where we share food from the hearth to feed your soul. Thank you to everyone who visited and share posts last week. This week my highlights from visits to hop contributors include: 13 Reasons to Eat More Butter from Don’t Waste the Crumbs White Bean Read More…

Sweet Potato Bread

Recently I accumulated a surfeit of sweet potatoes. I have a regular organic vegetable and fruit delivery and it seems sweet potatoes are very much in season. My favourite way to serve them is to roast the sweet potatoes along with ordinary potatoes and other vegetables, but as much as my family enjoy roast vegetables, Read More…

Real Beauty

I had the pleasure of being featured at The Saturday Evening Pot this week, and one of the things I talked about in my interview was body image and self esteem. I’ve had a lot of emails in response to that, and one of them, from Judy, the lovely lady behind Savoring Today, included a video from the Read More…

California Club Salad

Up until very recently I thought I didn’t like avocado. I know! What was that all about? In my defence, the last time I had tasted it was when I was a kid, and the texture kind of threw me. I guess I just decided that was it. For the past few years I had Read More…