A Guide to Sourdough Making By Someone Who Has Never Made Sourdough – Stage 3 (The Birth)

I’m back from my holidays, and after two weeks in Thailand and Cambodia I return no more tanned (monsoon season is not the time to go if seeking sun) although slightly burnt after falling asleep on a sunbed on the one day we did receive sun; depleted of blood from the number of mosquitoes that … Continue reading A Guide to Sourdough Making By Someone Who Has Never Made Sourdough – Stage 3 (The Birth)

A Guide to Sourdough Making By Someone Who Has Never Made Sourdough – Stage 2 (Plus Another Unrelated Recipe)

Right, I have an exam this afternoon so writing a blog post is definitely not what I should be doing this morning. But, I’m aware that you’ve probably been in a state of anticipation for weeks waiting to find out how Keith, my newborn sourdough starter, is fairing (I know you haven’t, I just need … Continue reading A Guide to Sourdough Making By Someone Who Has Never Made Sourdough – Stage 2 (Plus Another Unrelated Recipe)

The Misconception of Sprouts/Sprouts and Education

Recently I’ve seen a lot of articles/videos/TED talks etc about the Draconian education system we’re currently stuck in – the advance of STEM subjects and neglecting of the arts, the misguided emphasis that’s placed on exam results and neglecting of students that might work in a different but equally as valuable way. ‘If you judge a … Continue reading The Misconception of Sprouts/Sprouts and Education