Some of you may have noticed already, but please let me bring this to your attention: Its Blackberry Season!! There are blackberries everywhere and I cannot walk past a bush these days without hunting for berries. The other day I was out doing my (now usual) 5km walk when I was momentary stunned by the… Continue reading Hand Picked Blackberry Crumble
Last Tuesday Kerry and I decided to head to the small town of Waltham Abbey in Essex. It isn’t very far from us, and I have often heard how pretty it is there, but I guess sometimes when things are on your doorstep you don’t always stop and appreciate them. I’m pleased we did, as… Continue reading Tuesday in Waltham Abbey
Last weekend was my Blogiversary and to celebrate 2 years of Without Cruelty on WordPress I thought it would be fun to revisit an earlier post. With a little help from you guys out there I figured I would have to re-post something food based, preferably written during my time in Asia and packed full… Continue reading *My Blogiversary Repost* And The Winner Is…….
Oh summer has finally arrived here in the UK; the days are hot and humid, the nights are even hotter and even more humid and everyone is constantly moaning about the ever rising temperatures. Oh you’ve gotta love British Summer Time! During these long, balmy days I like to indulge in fruit. Lots of fruit.… Continue reading Vegan Summer Curry
So this weekend marks my 2 year ‘Blogiversary’ and WOW I’m so excited! I want to say a very huge thank you to everyone who follows Without Cruelty, I absolutely love keeping you all entertained, reading all of your contributions, messages and comments, so thank you all very very much! I started the blog during… Continue reading With A Lil’ Help From My Friends: My Blogiversary!
Charity shop, Op shop or Thrift shop, whatever you choose to call these wondrous, cavernous stores, you are bound to have a story or two to tell. My love for all things ‘vintage’ was reignited last week after a brief Instagram conversation with Laura from Hippy Tat. She posted a beautiful picture on Instagram of a Topshop… Continue reading They Had a Broken Keyboard, I Bought a Broken Keyboard
Oh I miss travelling. The packing, the planning, the not really knowing, the freedom, the big wide world! Kerry and I have been back in the UK now for a little over 2 months, and as I have learnt from my nomad days, the 2 month mark is when I begin to get a bit… Continue reading Falling in Love with the UK