Lake District

My First Impressions of The Lake District

The Lake District is one of England’s most gorgeous places but it’s taken me 10 years before visiting. I’ve been to the dales a plenty, once to the mountains of Wales and on a stunning day trip through Scotland’s landscapes…

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Swedish Kladdkaka Recipe

Kladdkaka (lit. Gooey/messy cake but more commonly known as “chocolate mud cake”). The name directly translated means sticky cake as that’s just what it is. It also goes under the name mud cake but that doesn’t sound very appetising so…

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Fountains Abbey

Day Out Exploring Fountains Abbey

One of mottos for this year is to explore more. If that’s abroad on holiday or on my doorstep, it doesn’t matter. I am trying to be good with money but with so many nice walks in Yorkshire, there’s no…

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Bullet Journal Setup

My Bullet Journal Setup for 2020

I started bullet journaling a couple of years ago but last year I didn’t stick to it, for various reasons. This year I want to change that. Bullet journaling is a great way to stay on track with goals and…

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