With winter well under way there is little colour in the garden but indoors is rather a different matter. I have south facing windows that seem to be perfect for orchids and I take full advantage of it. Continue reading
In which I’m made to eat my words as I come full circle through the maze of publishing to discover that the grass isn’t necessarily greener over there; it’s still mostly desert sc…
Source: Publishing: A lot of Smoke and Mirrors?
News on the Winter 6×6 reading cafe for Dec 6th – City Central Library, Hanley.
I have often bemoaned the demise of the unsweetened fruit yoghurts available in the 60s/70s. Almost all modern products are sickly sweet. Doubly so with many ‘free’ varieties that merely replace the bucket load of sugar with artificial sweeteners that to me at least taste as sweet and then some!
When Skyr came about I thought ‘yay’ … but without wishing to be boring … Apple, Carrot & Ginger?
Having sampled this I think it might be termed ‘interesting’ … but the jury is out on whether I would repeat the experience. I liked its fresh, tangy tones but something in the mix gave an odd aftertaste.
I have yet to sample the Rhubarb & Beetroot still sitting in the fridge.
Maybe I am old fashioned but thus far I prefer the Blueberry or Raspberry Skyr 🙂
I have just finished and sent off to the publisher the first book in the series of “The Formidable Mrs Elizabeth Darcy”. Here is an excerpt – the Prologue. PROLOGUE The Jack Flash…
Source: Sneak Peek and Bon Voyage!