Saffron

I’m always intrigued by coincidence ….until a month ago I didn’t know much about saffron only that it comes from the crocus flower……. but I read The Saffron Trail by Rosanna Ley which told me a lot about the Cornish saffron industry on the Roseland  Peninsula. A couple of weeks later looking for something different to cook […]

English heatwave!

The recent weather in England has stunned most people it certainly has me………. It feels like weeks since we have had any rain or cool days. I would be interested in knowing if this has affected the UK economy either positively or negatively. We have had to use a lot of resources to combat fires but […]

Bank Holiday heat wave Bubble on English South Coast

This long weekend seems like a Bank Holiday bubble whilst my travel experiences have not been far from home here on the south coast having such unusually hot weather has meant an excuse to explore locally or as we now like to call it a ‘staycation’. The English weather is known for its unpredictability and change and […]