William Miller died on 20th August 1872, he penned Wee Willie Winkie.
Marie Antoinette would find herself imprisoned on this day in 1792. A poem in her name….
A wee reminder that Pancakes are not only for Shrove Tuesday.
A poem of Mary Queen of Scots life.
George Eastman’s first colour film was shown on this day. A grand excuse to put up Kodachrome.
Super easy, super quick. Soda bread is a great bread if you are pushed for time.
Tam o’ Shanter, a lesson to all those that don’t take advice.
On 16th July 1439 kissing was banned in England to stop the spread of the Black Death
Focaccia…..I love this bread, flavoursome, fragrant with enough oil to stop you squeaking for a while.
On 8th July 1296 at Montrose John Balliol resigned his throne to Edward I.