Urban Blackberries and Five Ways to Use them

Keep an eye out for blackberries, coming to a hedgerow near you. Or an abandoned car park, in my case, avoiding the broken glass and looking out for unpleasant objects as I picked in my besandled (it’s a word…) feet. What to do with blackberries? 1. Make a pie with apples 2. Make jam (never […]

Day 24: 30 Days of Baking

Yesterday was beautiful. No coat in the playground, that was only the second time this year. It was also St. George’s Day. I hardly knew it was, really. The kids had themed assemblies at least. We walked to the gym last night, as it was so nice. Pumped some iron, posed in the mirrors, sized […]