Dearest readers,Long time no write/read! Sorry for my absence from the blog-o-sphere. In truth I have been quite busy doing fabulous and exciting Spanish things, all of which I will now tell you about 😊 At the beginning of March I went to Madrid with 3 of my au pair friends. We had the most […]
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 […]
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 […]
This week has undoubtedly been the best so far in Seville! Despite the fact I am nursing a black-eye thanks to Luisette (an incident involving a plastic horse and an over-excited toddler), everything about my new family is wonderful! It has been a very busy week though and it feels like I have had to […]
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 […]
These 3 lunchbox recipes will brighten your day. Easy to prepare at the start of the week so that you can just grab them and go!
The countdown has begun! Less that a week until I embark on the greatest adventure of my life so far – my Year Abroad in Latin America, working and living as a true Hispanic. Join me on my adventure, it’s sure to be dramatic considering my track history!
A perfect recipe for a speedy week day dinner – delicious aubergine in a gently spicy sauce with sundried tomatoes, pepper, and lots of flavour.
This is such a great dinner recipe because it is so easy and has very few ingredients – perfect for cooking on a budget and when there isn’t masses of time. It is one of my go-to recipes at Uni.
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.