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Halloween Drinkies

In strange tradition each year many of us try and make our Halloween party drinks a disgusting green colour! However this year I am going to opt for a decidedly more pretty purple drink (yes I know Halloween should be scary, not pretty but just a little can’t hurt can it?) 98 more words


Autumn days

Lately, we’ve been …

… enjoying autumn leaves. I wonder whether I shall ever reach the age when kicking autumn leaves is no longer a joy. 372 more words


Charlie Chaplin

  • 1 oz sloe gin
  • 1 oz apricot liqueur
  • 1 oz lime juice

The recipe calls for apricot liqueur, but I’ve had a lot of success with just about any fruit flavored alcohol.  I especially enjoy peach brandy.


A "Fruitful" Walk and How To Make Sloe Gin

It was such a perfect Autumn morning that I decided to take the dogs on The Road Walk instead of The Field Walk, with the added benefit that the road acts as a nail file thereby negating the need to get the dreaded nail clippers out (for the dogs, not me). 432 more words

Everything Else!

Blood In The Water (Original) Cocktail

Today comes a brand new MoM Original Cocktail. A tropical smelling and tasting sweet drink with a great overall look. Red, then blue, then red again. 154 more words

“Slow Vodka” (a take on Sloe Gin)

Now is the time of year for picking Sloes and making your Slow Vodka in time for Christmas. It can be drunk on its own as a liquor or used in cocktails. 137 more words

Punk Brews

Sloes 3 - Blackberries 1

As I may have mentioned more than once or twice(!), M and I have just made the big leap north of the river and are now residing in Walthamstow. 291 more words