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October 14, 2016

These are the perfect weekend breakfast treat! And I wanted to test them out before I make them with my nephew next week, turnovers are his favourite.

The pears looked so juicy at the market, I swapped apples for pears. I think pears work really well, they keep their sh...

Day 20 of 30. Two thirds through my summer cooking challenge! 10 more recipes to go...

A summer Sunday Brunch just screams for compote & yoghurt.

I make compotes regularly, not in big batches, but enough for a few days so I don't get bored of eating the same thing.


December 30, 2015

So after all the table setting, washing dishes, loading & unloading cupboards dishwashers etc sometimes you just want a one bowl dinner on your lap.


This recipe is the secret love child of Nigella & Gwyneth


So you will need


a knuckle of fresh ginger

2 cloves of garlic


December 21, 2015

I love love love making gifts at Christmas. It's good to create a balance between bought gifts and homemade ones and food gifts always go down a storm!!


Be prepared to be ever so popular this Christmas with this recipe for piccalilli, everyone that tastes it, love...

So on my bookcase filled with dozens of recipe books, there are some classic favourites that I reach for everytime. I'm always buying recipe books, if I pass a second hand bookshop, I'll always pop in and come out with something exciting, the last one was a classic Con...

October 18, 2014

Now is the time buy up all the wild mushrooms you can!


Wild mushrooms are such a totally different taste to the supermarket or even dried variety. Each has it's time and place, mainly convienience but nothing beats the earthy, delicate aroma of a kitchen filled with wi...

September 6, 2014

The great thing about brunch is that you can make whatever tickles your fancy!

Last week we did an american classic - pancakes! and they were delicious...

This weekend, we are sticking to a classic french recipe. Eggy bread, French toast or as the french call it, pain pe...

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