Polly Mixtures

Fun, food and frolics

  • Journeying without a destination

    Life between Gibraltar, Spain and the UK .

  • Food Glorious Food

    Baking escapades, titillating tapas, tinto and tea!

  • Adventures as a Mum

    Navigating the new World of parenthood one nappy at a time

About

About

Welcome to my blog! I'm a chocolate scoffing, wine quaffing tea addict with a penchant for baking! Originally a Brighton girl, now living in Gibraltar with my gorgeous husband and baby girl. I was called Polly Dolly Day Dreamer as a child and I'm still the World's greatest procrastinator which is pretty much how this blog came about! I hope you enjoy reading this as much as I enjoy writing it. Love Polly x

Featured Posts

Stocking Fillers for a fellow Foodie!

Stocking Fillers for a fellow Foodie!

Dec 17, 2014 | No Comments

Eek! Just ONE week until Christmas! Don’t panic, there is still some time to get some last-minute purchases. I decided to throw together a short list of smaller items in my kitchen that I love and believe would make a good stocking filler or present for anyone who¬†loves cooking. There is always space in a […]

A winter’s afternoon in Gibraltar

A winter’s afternoon in Gibraltar

Dec 12, 2014 | 15 Comments

Poor little Mini Mixtures is teething at the moment, and I *think* for that reason she is finding it hard to settle. I took her out yesterday afternoon in the baby carrier as it’s the only way to guarantee that she naps, and in the meantime took some snaps of Gibraltar in December. I’m linking […]

The unspeakable truth

The unspeakable truth

Dec 11, 2014 | 27 Comments

I felt too ashamed to speak openly about some feelings I have battled with since MM was born. They would almost be more justifiable if I were suffering from postnatal depression. However these are perfectly rational thoughts which I can’t even blame on the hormones. Or at least most of them are. Some may be […]

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