Don’t eat the last kiwi in the fridge!

To my lovely readers, you may have noticed my recent absence from the blog-o-sphere, and I am very to have left you all in such suspense! Of course, you may not have noticed at all…you may be a new reader, in which case WELCOME! Anyway, my absence was due to the fact that I was […]

Christmas Festivities

This week has been a week of firsts: • First time I changed a nappy in a park (lovely experience….) • First time to read a bedtime story in Spanish • First time to see a Spanish ‘Belén’ (a nativity scene) • First time to eat churros (FINALLY!) It has been an eventful, and frankly […]

Au pairs, au pairs, everywhere!

Can you believe it, I have been here for 3 weeks now! The weather has finally turned ‘autumnal’ – although in Spain this means temperatures of around 25 degrees and the occasional cloud (shocking, I know). I have worn trousers for the first time since arriving, and it even rained on Wednesday! Otherwise, normal Spanish […]

Sweet Potato Brownies

These brownies are gooey, chocolatey and so indulgent! Completely gluten and dairy free, they are perfect for vegans and non-vegans. My friends often tell me they prefer these to normal brownies. A delicious treat that will leave you satisfied and marvelling at the wonders of the sweet potato.