Colour Series

Colour Series In Plymouth, we have the most amazing colourful garage doors in the alley outside the back garden. When we have been going on our daily walks since returning from lockdown in Scotland, I kept thinking of how to use them in a project. When I studied at Plymouth College of Art, we learnedContinue reading “Colour Series”

Lockdown in Scotland

Lockdown in Scotland Just before Lockdown started, my girls and I travelled from Plymouth to Scotland where my partner lives. Long story short, we got stuck there for 3 months. So with my girls and just my camera to hand, I basically did the only thing to keep me sane throughout this time. I documentedContinue reading “Lockdown in Scotland”

WILD GARLIC PESTO

So word is getting around that I am very interested in plants and cooking with wild food, I have currently three books on the go all about wild cooking and a mountain of ideas! I was told there was some wild garlic growing in the garden which apart from the initial idea of soup IContinue reading “WILD GARLIC PESTO”

WILD GORSE RECIPES

I really love finding new ways of making the things we love to make, like cupcakes for instance. I told April we would make some more cupcakes during the holidays together so thought this would be a good way to combine some foraging as well as baking…..I first discovered Gorse in the South West ofContinue reading “WILD GORSE RECIPES”

WILD NETTLE RECIPES

I love having the time to cook, I have such a busy life with my two girls that I don’t often get to cook what I like let alone experiment with different ingredients. Being in Scotland with family at the moment is just amazing and because Hazel’s daddy (Alex) is just like me, he isContinue reading “WILD NETTLE RECIPES”

Top places to visit in Cornwall – Eden Project

We love Cornwall and there are just so many great beautiful places to visit, and even though we have been down this area for years there are still so many places left for me and April to go. A regular place for us to visit is the Eden Project as it’s only an hour away, we payContinue reading “Top places to visit in Cornwall – Eden Project”

W I L D

April and I make regular trips to visit this amazing little company Rogue Theatre in Tehidy Woods in Cornwall where they provide immersive shows in Summer, for Halloween, Christmas and Easter. I worked for these guys in a project down in Land’s End and have followed their work for years spreading the word because they are just amazing! What makes theirContinue reading “W I L D”

GOLDEN HOUR

Golden hour is the hour after sunrise and the hour before sunset and is a photographer’s dream, the light is so beautiful and flattering and has a dreamlike quality…just perfect! I spend most Saturday’s after photographing weddings chasing sunset’s for beautiful photographs and today on a rare day off I managed to spend the eveningContinue reading “GOLDEN HOUR”

F R U I T P I C K I NG

We spent the day at Pips Pick Your Own in Yealmpton, Devon yesterday and managed to pick the last of the raspberries and blackberries and we discovered some other crazy vegetables! This was something I did as a child and wanted to do the same with April particularly ever since our trip last year on theContinue reading “F R U I T P I C K I NG”