Kiersten Rowland - Adventures, Travel & Photography

A personal blog about life in the Alpujarras & beyond

The tale of 2 cars

The tale of 2 cars
15 Oct 2008

Ive recently purchased a new car, only my 3rd one ever!!

Tiger moth

Tiger moth
29 Sep 2008

This little fella came to visit us last night, he was quite friendly and even posed for a couple of photos.

Romantic meal!

Romantic meal!
13 Sep 2008

Richard decided to cook a romantic meal yesterday and this is what he produced.

What to do with tomatoes and Millett

What to do with tomatoes and Millett
5 Sep 2008

So we have more tomatoes than we know what to do with. Weve eaten them with most meals for the last month, made gallons of Tomato Frito (Puree) and still have left overs.

Veggie News

Veggie News
24 Aug 2008

So it turns out the cauliflower is not cauliflower and is cabbage, I've taken a picture to show you the seed packet and the resulting veg!

China

China
24 Aug 2008

Before the olympic games protesters were asked to apply for permits to allow them to protest, it turns out that you still get arrested and jailed even if you have a permit!!

Tomatoes

Tomatoes
14 Aug 2008

Here is a sample of out tomatoes. We have 2 types this year, the Cherry tomatoes and some big variety.

Egyptian Grasshopper

Egyptian Grasshopper
13 Aug 2008

We had a visit by this little chap the other day. He is a young Egyptian Grasshopper.

Jigdrel - Leaving Fear Behind

Jigdrel - Leaving Fear Behind
9 Aug 2008

I came upon these headlines today Tibetan filmmaker's documentary lands him in Chinese prison, and so read a little further and this is what I found out.

Captain Tapa sails for the first time this year!

Captain Tapa sails for the first time this year!
20 Jul 2008

Its that time of year again when Tapa gets launched!