Growing our own, recipes & natural living

Month: February 2017

Thyroid Journey Highs and Lows

Thyroid Journey Highs and Lows

Today was a hard day on my hypothyroid journey, it was hard to wake up, it was harder still to walk to the bathroom, my foot felt like it was on fire and broken, my body weighed a million tons, my neck felt like there […]

This Week

This Week

Very exciting this week, GD and I went to purchase our spuds and onions for the allotment, these will be our first planted veg on the new site. We have toned it down a little to our previous years of bulk planting, just getting 10 […]

Experiments Baking Bread with Gluten Free Flour

Experiments Baking Bread with Gluten Free Flour

Last monday I had a followup appointment with the practice nurse, I walked in thinking  I might need to take some sort of prescriptive medicine to get me back on track healthwise but came out knowing the rest my life was going to be different. […]

Living From the Cupboard

Living From the Cupboard

Last nights dinner was supposed to be baked potatoes but instead we chopped the spuds into chips, laid them out on a shallow baking tray, drizzled them with a splash of olive oil and sprinkled with mixed herbs and freshly ground pink himalayan salt, popped […]

Unexpected Events

Unexpected Events

An unexpected turn of events has left GD and I in a bit of a pickle this month and possibly for a few months to come but actually it gave me a push to see what was lingering in the pantry and the bottom of […]

Clay Charm small candle holders

Clay Charm small candle holders

This afternoon while it was overcast and raining, GD and I made some clay candle holders. The clay used is from a company called DAS and we brought ours at The Range before christmas, not too expensive,  £ 4, good considering it weighs in at […]