Plant-based shopping

My aim this weekend was to fill my cupboards and fridge with lovely organic, plant-based ingredients and magically turn into Nigella overnight, complete with tidy kitchen and pretty measuring jugs for every size. Clearly, I was living in a New Years Day dream still, the reality was a rather dull trip around Aldi, looking at…

Friday without gin and pizza

I have that Friday feeling this afternoon, I’ve been at work this week but it still feels a little confused with the days and my children are ready for term to start, or is that me? However, I still want to celebrate the end of the working week with a treat. Normally this would be…

I survived day 1!

So I started officially yesterday, however as I was at home feeling a little ‘tired’ from New Years Eve, it felt like a strange day anyway. I started the day with a cup of tea made with Oatly milk and discovered it does not look at all like a normal cup of tea…however, it tasted…

Amaya’s Mini-Bin Creation

As part of our school’s project, we invited local (in South Devon) school children to upcycle a Rod & Ben’s pot. Amaya was so happy with her creation she didn’t want to give it to us, which is fair enough! Here’s more about her project from her: I decided to turn my soup pot into…

Twig planter

I wanted to make a natural looking pot, something I’d like to keep on my window sill at home. I was also keen on involving my youngest, so a walk to do some twig collecting and the opportunity to use the secateurs got him joining in. We used: – Twigs collected from a walk– 2…