Dear as Salt or a Fascination of Figs

In which we discover that you shouldn’t ask questions if you don’t want the answer, a shared love of food is an excellent foundation for a relationship, figs can definitely surprise you and you can fit quite a lot in a candlestick. …

The Clever Girl or The Capon Conspiracy

In which we discover that you can’t have a mortar without a pestle especially if it’s gold, that kings make mistakes, the importance of clever queens and that even a capon can be symbolic. …

The Punishment of Fairy Gangana or The Cream Cheese Imperative

In which we discover that fairies have some scary punishments, kings can have strange priorities and that you can be queen and still make excellent cream cheese. …

Two Little Pizzas or The Parsnip Problem

In which we discover what happens if you don’t share your pizza, that singing ducks make excellent messengers and how perfect parsnips can keep memories alive. …

Just the Stories – The Compilation Episodes

This post is the place to find my story compilations from previous episodes. …

Trio of Festive Tales or the Trouble with Trifle

In which we discover that cherries can restore your wealth, spiders can be the reason for miracles, mulled cider can result in treasure and that trifle is devoid of folklore. Christmas Pudding, however has plenty to share. …

Snow White & Rose Red or The Festive Drinks Furore

In which we discover that being a bear is not always permanent, kindness is key to a happy life, owning treasure does not improve your temper and that spice and warmth improves most drinks. …

The Cailleach and the Mince Pie Mystery

In which we discover how mountains were formed, what happens when winter goes on for too long and that mince pies have never been illegal, no matter how scandalous you make them sound. …

Morozko or The Great Cheese Cornucopia

In which we discover that kindness can overcome cruelty, a little magic goes a long way and there are many historic cheese related wonders. …

Eisenkopf or The Problem of the Pogácsa

In which we discover that a hero should keep his promises, that you should wait to get home before snacking, your father isn’t always right and a delightful Hungarian cheese puff can save your life. …

Cat Cinderella or The Macaroni Cheese Conspiracy

In which we find out that some Cinderellas will stop at nothing to achieve happiness, sometimes stepsisters just go home in a temper and that macaroni cheese is older than you might think. …

The Cunning Thief or The Disappearing Goose Conundrum

In which we discover that there’s a difference between a rogue and a villain, people can be very careless with their animals and that you should never leave a stranger alone with your goose or your whiskey. …