Burnt popcorn and a radio interview!

I spent most of last week trying to make popcorn pretty unsuccessfully.  I don’t have a microwave as I gave it away a while ago (read about that here) and I…

A booking and an onion rescue mission!

Things can change really quickly in the world of renting out rooms and one of the agencies we are registered with decided they did have a student for us after…

Make your own thermal cooker

Why slow cook food? Thermal cookers are great for saving energy, time and money. I batch cook soup and stews and slow cooking brings out lots of the lovely flavours….