Two different looks with velvet.

Velvet cushions

We recently updated our rolled-arm cream couches for a more contemporary look. Our new couches are squarer in shape and are a deep linen colour with a lovely rich linen texture, we are really enjoying them and I think the neutral colour will mean they will work for a long time yet! One thing that … Continue reading

Comfort food: Chicken, Potato and Coconut Curry

Chicken, Potato & Coconut Curry

Believe it or not, despite it being the middle of summer, a week ago we had a cold spell and we even had to light the fire! Quite a contrast to the 27 degree heat and perfect blue skies that we have today! Anyway, with colder weather often comes the urge to cook some comfort … Continue reading

Summer eating: Trout in a parcel with lemon, fennel and créme fraîche.

Trout in a parcel

Well this is my first post of the new year, I hope you all had a safe and happy festive season!! We were spoilt with special family times, lovely weather and a holiday spent between family houses at the lake and the beach – it all went too quickly. For Christmas my hubby generously treated … Continue reading