Discovering Shropshire – NT Dudmaston – summer edition

Nice weather, not much time to plan and daughter’s friend staying for weekend made us choose Dudmaston. Mainly, because it’s local, but as well to see gardens in the sunshine. Tried to catch some dragonflies – but they move far too fast.  

naughty me, not writing as often as I should, too busy!

however in two weeks since last post I managed to squeeze in work (9 to 6!), trip to Ikea (and furniture assembly in same day!), daughters birthday and leaving primary. I am a busy bee. And I tend to neglect things and people who can manage without me. Even if I care, just never haveRead more

Lemon orzo pasta with chicken. Perfect sunny day meal.

Wanted to write today about beautiful place, but cooking got in the way, so I am going to share with you accidental discovery of perfect sunny day family meal. Starting with the chicken – if you are a small family (like mine), when you make a roast, there is always at least half of itRead more