Month: August 2019

The Musette: mujadara

Lentils, rice, olive oil, spices and onions – this Middle Eastern standard is the ultimate pantry recipe. It’s also the classic example of a dish that’s greater than the sum of its parts. There are literally dozens of recipes for mujadara out there –… Continue Reading “The Musette: mujadara”

Friday holiday photos #6

We spent two weeks in Brisbane and had a simply marvellous time in this wonderful city. So, unsurprisingly, here’s just another selection of my many photos from Brisbane.

Thursday doors #33

Here’s a  selection of doors from my recent trip to Bavarian town of Munich. Thanks to the rain, all these magnificent doors can be found within a few hundred metres of the Bayerischehof Hotel. Thursday Doors is a weekly feature allowing door lovers to… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #33”

Wordless Wednesday – gardens

While I’m away in Australia where I’ll be taking thousands of photos – yes, really – I’m going to keep Wordless Wednesday going. I generally try and feature a photograph from my archive but one taken at a similar time of year. I’ll also… Continue Reading “Wordless Wednesday – gardens”

Postcard from Brisbane I

We spent two weeks in Brisbane giving us plenty of opportunity to experience everything the town and surrounding areas have to offer. I have to thank those of you who live in or have recently visited the area for your kind suggestions, they were… Continue Reading “Postcard from Brisbane I”

Sunshine’s Macro Monday #6

I missed the first two weeks of this challenge because I wasn’t sure my mini iPad would be up to the job but I think it is, I just need more practice! Here’s a few photos from our time in Brisbane’s many parks.

3, 2, 1 Quote me – Love

Mega thanks to Pooja who blogs over at Lifesfinewhine for the tag. Born and raised in Kenya, an ethnic Indian, Pooja speaks both English and Gujarati and is currently trying to learn German – sehr gut. She’s studying history and sociology at University in… Continue Reading “3, 2, 1 Quote me – Love”

The Musette: vegan quinoa pancakes

My beloved was heading off on an insane four-day trip to Bangkok and I wanted to give him (and me) a breakfast treat before he left. I had a few frozen blueberries in the freezer which I turned into blueberry compote with the addition… Continue Reading “The Musette: vegan quinoa pancakes”

Friday holiday photos #5

Today we’re in Rockhampton moving slowly but surely towards the conclusion of our #adventuredownunder however I’m still sharing photos from our fabulous two weeks in Brisbane.

Thursday doors #32

Here’s Part II of a  selection of doors from my recent trip to the medieval town of Konstanz, on Lake Konstanz. Thursday Doors is a weekly feature allowing door lovers to come together to admire and share their favorite door photos from around the… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #32”