I love Michael Mosley – I’ve got a bit of a crush to be honest – I love his programmes and how he puts himself forward as a human guinea pig so often. One of his programmes however did slip past my attention and that was the one about intermittent fasting and calorie restriction.
In true Milomade style I’m putting my ‘too good to waste’ motto into good use today.
I was kindly given the loan of an Ergo Carrier last week to try it out as taking Milo out in the backpack is becoming too much if a strain. OMG. I’ve hated it and loved it at the same time!
This yoghurt is truly delicious!
Because of my pregnancy I’ve hardly been up to the allotment since last year (it’s at the top of a very steep hill). I braved it recently, just to see how much clearing up I needed to do before planting new stuff out this year and was pleasantly surprised.
Whenever we have ‘Bangers & Mash’ for tea I chop up a few onions and caramelise them as they’re a really great accompaniment. I recently spotted a recipe for Onion Marmalade though in my River Cottage Handbook No.2 – Preserves and this has changed the way we eat ‘Bangers & Mash’ for good.
As you may be aware, we took on an allotment earlier this year and although we’ve not planted that mush stuff, of what we have planted, we’re getting quite a harvest from. I’ve never had success with peas before – birds have always pecked at them before they can develop and grow – but this […]
A while back I had a stab at making sourdough bread and it was quite successful at first and then the temperatures in the house plummetted and it was so hard and took so long to get any dough to rise that I gave up. Now we have a spanking new kitchen and the house […]
I’ve got my greenhouse stuffed full of tomato plants and got my very first tomato of the year today!
The boys (Colin and Dan) got me out of the house recently after my operation and we went fishing for mackerel. I didn’t do any fishing as I could hardly walk let alone do anything else, so I just watched them catch fish for supper. It was lovely to get out into the fresh air […]