May 12, 2020

Listening to God

Listening to God

“In the first place it should be known that if a person is seeking God, the Beloved is seeking the person much more.”
 - St John of the CrossIn the second week of

May 11, 2020

Desire

Desire

the begging bowl remains empty although it has been constantly filled don’t you know desire makes beggars of us all put down the yearning you carry and go in pursuit of joy

May 10, 2020

Harsh Realities

Harsh Realities

This is an usual country. My daughters have called it “cringey” because many of what the people here focus on, or prioritise seem corny or superficial to them. When we watch the news

May 10, 2020

Nina’s Lemon Cake

Nina’s Lemon Cake

This is my youngest daughter, Nina’s favourite cake and every year I make it for her birthday. It is really easy to make, beautifully moist and so divine, just make sure you

May 9, 2020

Saturday’s 6 Things

Saturday’s 6 Things

Six facts about what I have focused on this past week. 1. I have enjoyed watching: The Night Manager, on Prime 2. Favourite meal or recipe of the week:
   Crab cakes from Whole

May 7, 2020

Message From a Crow

Message From a Crow

I came upon him one late afternoon under a dark grey and bilious sky I had carried my heavy heart with me swaddled like a new born baby weak and vulnerable, noisy and

May 6, 2020

My Uncharted Passions

My Uncharted Passions

“The streets of London have their map, but our passions are uncharted. What are you going to meet if you turn this corner?” – Virginia WoolfThe thing I love most about this city, this

May 6, 2020

Butternut Curry

Butternut Curry

BUTTERNUT AND CHICKPEA CURRY (With Rotis) I love this easy vegetarian curry as the colours and flavours are warm and nurturing. I served mine in home made Rotis but you could also serve

May 3, 2020

Best Chocolate Cake

Best Chocolate Cake

This is seriously the best chocolate cake ever! Once you have tried it you won't ever need to search for another chocolate cake recipe again. I have tried and tested quite a few

May 2, 2020

Lockdown Birthday

Lockdown Birthday

"You are as young as your faith, as old as your doubt; as young as your self-confidence, as old as your fear; as young as your hope, and as old as your despair.

May 2, 2020

Saturday’s 6 Things

Saturday’s 6 Things

Six facts about what I have focused on this past week. 1. I have enjoyed watching: Jack Ryan on Amazon Prime 2. Favourite meal or recipe of the week: My birthday meal -

Apr 30, 2020

Consider the Ravens

Consider the Ravens

“Consider the ravens, for they neither sow nor reap, which have neither storehouse nor barn; and God feeds them. Of how much more value are you than the birds?” Luke 12 : 24There have