Roasted Butternut Squash Soup


It’s January, it’s cold, and i’m trying to get back on track with healthy eating.  In my mind those three things mean one thing – soups and stews!  On a cold night there’s nothing better than a big bowl of something warm and comforting.  So today I made a big batch of butternut squash soup that tastes great, but has the added benefit of also being healthy (it’s syn-free on Slimming World). Continue reading

My New Paris


Before this week i’d visited Paris twice, both very short trips, but long enough that I thought I had a good understanding of the city.  I’d done the Eiffel Tower, climed the Arc de Triomphe and wandered along the Seine.  In essence i’d visited the traditional Paris, the city that exists in film and in old photographs.   Continue reading