Calligraphy Workshop

Back in November last year I attended a half day Calligraphy workshop.  It came about as a college at work mentioned she had attended in preparation for writing her wedding invites and whilst I’m not planning a wedding, calligraphy is something I’ve always fancied trying.  I bought myself a pen and “how to” book at the start of 2018 but tried it once and pretty … Continue reading Calligraphy Workshop

Chicken and Sweetcorn Soup Recipe

This is a hearty, rich winter soup, quite different from the chicken and sweetcorn version you’ll get from your local Chinese take-away. The sweetness of the parsnip and sweetcorn is balanced with the heat of the chicken – add more horseradish and lengthen marinading time, or even add chilli if you like it hotter. Chicken thighs are tastier than breast and stop the chicken flavour … Continue reading Chicken and Sweetcorn Soup Recipe