September 2008

Potato salad with apple and thyme

September 7, 2008

I swear that I am turning into a crabby old lady before my eyes.  At least half the words that come out of my mouth these days could just as easily have come out of my mother's mouth… and we all know how we fear turning into our parents ;-)  I have caught myself complaining that […]

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Saturday Snapshots

September 6, 2008

Saturday Snapshots is a regular feature on CookSister to showcase my growing archive of non-food photos.  Think of it as something pretty to look at over your coffee every Saturday morning!  You can now also buy my Year of Saturday Snapshots calendar, an A3-size calendar bringing together the most popular images from the first year of Saturday […]

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Saturday Snapshots #2

September 6, 2008

  Hanging on to summer A very happy bee in the lavender at Sissinghurst gardens in Kent, July 2008. This is part of a series of non-food photographs that will be published every Saturday on CookSister. Click here for a full list of photographs previously featured.  If you like this or any other photo featured in […]

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Babington House

Thumbnail image for Babington House September 4, 2008

When I say “private members’ club”, what do you think of? Portly gentlemen of a certain age, sitting on overstuffed leather sofas in hushed libraries, smoking cigars and reading The Times? Maybe the younger members of the British royals falling out of exclusive parties in the small hours? Perhaps some bare naked ladies in high […]

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Dark chocolate and orange pots

September 1, 2008

OK, come clean, who tore a few extra pages off the calendar?  I mean, it seriously cannot be September already, can it?? And if it really is September, then eeeek, I’ve missed the deadline for an event that I’ve been wanting to take part in for the longest time, so I’m going to keep this […]

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