Chix Mix 1 and 2

Dancing is one of my favourite ways to keep fit at home. I have a few drinks, turn the lights down, close the curtains, wack on my favourite music and dance my heart out. Go naked, get dressed up, cover yourself with spray cream, what ever turns you on. I occasionally make a mix of…

The Tastiest Way to Process Wild Boar Part 1

One of the reasons for visiting Japan this winter was to learn how to trap, process and cook wild boar and deer from my uncle and auntie who lives on the Southern tip of Izu Peninsula. Since these posts will contain a lot of bloody pictures and a video of the kill, I contemplated quite…

Volunteer Travelling

I left the UK at the end of September and it has been 8 months travelling mostely in France. I am now heading back to the UK in mid June to earn some money and the current plan is to explore the Spanish side of the Pyrenees – Catalunya – next year. As the time…

Last Few Week’s Update: May/June

La Montaigne Magique In May, we stayed for two weeks at La Montaigne Magique. We picked super nutritious nettle and bramble shoots to be dried, sorted through wild rosemary buds, created balms using various macerations and helped set up a terrace herb garden. The hosts were always generous in sharing their knowledge and allowed us…