Adventures in Anglesey

Four weeks ago as we set off on our planned tour of Ireland we followed the A55 through north wales on our way towards Holyhead where our ferry would depart early the following morning. With plenty of time on our side, we decided to pull over and have lunch, however when we tried to start…

A Cornwall Catch Up

Our journey from Tintagel to our next destination at Polkerris Near Fowey was a short hop of just 30 miles. The route took us along some narrow lanes  where we were thankful that we weren’t already in the middle of the school holidays, with the hoards of additional tourists and vehicles that that brings. A…

Sunshine Getaway (we hope)

It feels like a long time since we were last in Boris travelling, despite it being just over 2 months ago since we had a quick 3 day jaunt to The Lake District.  Although we’ve squeezed in a weeks all inclusive holiday to Turkey and a 5 night visit to see our friends and fellow…

Off the Beaten Path

After some time treading old ground along the Costa Del Sol coastline we were ready for some peace and quiet. The mountains were calling us and so inland we headed. Having spent almost a year of the last 3 years in Spain we’ve covered quite a lot of ground before and so it’s getting harder…

Blackened Cajun Chicken

Ingredients 4 skinless chicken thighs (you can buy them like this or just remove the skin or if you prefer have with skin on) 3 tablespoons of Cajun spice Olive Oil Method Rub the chicken with olive oil on both sides, then sprinkle over the Cajun spice. Place a large frying pan on the heat…

Tandoori Chicken Wraps

We love the combination of flavours in this dish and it can easily be created just using the hob. Ingredients One pack Chicken fillet diced 3 tablespoons Tandoori spice juice from 1/2 lemon 1 tablespoon Olive Oil 300 ml natural greek yoghurt Either 3 tablespoons fresh mint chopped or 3 teaspoons mint sauce fresh salad…

Nachos with homemade guacamole

This is a naughty snack, but hey it’s good to be naughty now and again and the delicious homemade guacamole balances out the naughty nachos. Ingredients A bag of tortilla chips 2 large ripe avocado The juice of 1 lime Salsa Grated cheese enough to cover the top A handful Fresh coriander chopped A small…

The White Villages of Andalusia

According to encyclopaedia Britannica Andalucía covers an area of 33,819 square miles, so although this is our third visit to this region in our motorhome, there is still plenty of it that we have yet to explore. Notorious for is White Villages or Pueblo Blanco as they are known here, we thought we’d take the…

Charred halloumi salad

This is such a quick and easy lunch or light dinner and healthy too, as the halloumi is dry fried without the need for oil. Ingredients Halloumi (I used chilli halloumi but any is fine) Mixed salad to suit Method Prepare the salad. Heat a frying pan until hot. Slice the halloumi and add to…

Fajitas

Fajitas are so easy to cook and also as it all goes in one pan, it’s also easy on the washing up. You can use chicken, prawns or beef for these. HOB ONLY Ingredients Prawns shelled or chicken/beef diced 1 onion diced 1 red/green pepper chopped fajita seasoning (I buy this in a big tub…