After 13 years in retail and over 25 years as a hairdresser I decided that the everyday run of the mill was enough, David had worked for the local council for over 33 years and hated it, so we decided to sell up, pack up and move on.
Here in the Spa Town of Moffat you`ll find an abundance of hidden gems, visitors from around the globe are attracted to our wonderful town, whether it`s just a stop off over night after a long weary drive, or to stay awhile looking for the hidden gems to be hunted and explored with eager enthusiasm.
OMG how can one get so ecstatic in Moffat, well I can,
The annual Moffat Show gets underway on the last Saturday in August, It`s a yearly highlight for all agricultural farmers, with displays from cattle, sheep, poultry and even horses, there`s even a display of chainsaw carvings, but there is always something to grab your attention.
My favourite of course is the Home Industries section, here you`ll find all the homemade cakes, biscuits, jams and marmalade, but there are other exhibits that include, flowers, fruit and vegetables,
Yes it`s me Sue Barker well by marriage anyway, it`s been a delight to follow the current event this week at Moffats very own Tennis Club.
Moffat has hosted the The South of Scotland Tennis Championships here on their newly refurbished courts, and with the help of Colin Hanbidge as one of the referees, a well known coach and player on the tennis scene, its been a very successful week.
Yes I'm a great fan of cooking, and I love getting Hot and Sticky in the kitchen. Scouring the great world wide web lets me create wonderful and exciting new things.
I just love a great big fat piece of cake with JAM, especially with Mary Berry's Victoria Sponge cake, simple and easy to make, a dream come true for the sweet tooth in every fairy.
See the recipe here >