Happy nearly Easter!  I’ve escaped the rigours of my day-to-day existence for a long weekend with my family in France. I got here late last night and since then have done little more than drink rose wine and ready my book.  Not too shabby really.

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A couple of weeks ago, it occurred to me that we’d missed the first anniversary of buying our flat.  Whilst we didn’t actually move in until the end of May, 21 March 2013 was the day on which we signed the next thirty years of our lives away to the mortgage company and picked up the keys to our slightly musty-smelling new home.

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Both my boyfriend and I have remained remarkably free of illness this winter.  He had a slight sniffle after a very brief trip to India last week which was unexpected considering he spent more time on a plane than on the ground. I thought I was coming down with something over the weekend but I soon realised it was just my hayfever kicking off even earlier than usual.

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Happy Wednesday!  I’m just popping in today to say that if you want to learn how to make digestive biscuits ‘like a real live Londoner’ (their words, not mine), head over to Food52 where you can find my recipe.