Last month I visited the Bombay Sapphire Distillery, north of Winchester, in Hamphire. I don’t know if it’s because of the current context but I was in the mood for gin! Of course, alcohol is a very very bad thing… 🙂
My cherry clafoutis
Here a French recipe for you! One of my favourite! I love cherries and it’s the cherry season right now so I wanted to share with you the recipe of my cherry cake, called “clafoutis aux cerises” in France. I say “cake” but it’s more like a “flan”…
A Mapiful poster for our Bathroom
We have just received the Mapiful poster we created to decorate the wall in our bathroom! I love it! As we moved to our new house in March, we are still in the process of decorating each room. Last week I got some inspiration for our bathroom! I bought a little plant for the fireplace … Read more
Scones for tea!
It seems that all regions in the UK are claiming thy invented scones but it would appear that the Scottish origin is the most likely. For the anecdote, the first time I ate scones it was not in England but
My homemade lemon curd
The lemon curd is the first English recipe I tested, even before living in the UK because I just love it! I must admit I am not a big fan of English desserts in general (sorry!) but
Making fudge was not easy!
Cornwall would be the region that masters the recipe but it seems that the origin has its roots in New York, in the US. Fudges are simply a kind of caramel (a recipe for caramel that has gone wrong). It looks like
My Secret English Garden
We moved in a new house at the beginning of Spring. We fell in love with this house for the house itself but also because of what I would call “a typical English garden”. Of course, we didn’t know that this garden that seduced us so much was going to become
DIY: an Advent Calendar for Travel lovers
My home made Advent Calendar for my little travellers