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Christmas flapjack

Just a quick one, but here’s a brilliant basic flapjack recipe that’s open to infinite variation, including Christmas flavours. Actually maybe it’s not that straightforward but open to confusion for South Africans, as I learned from my amazing housemate a few (six? 272 more words


Christmas hamper: apple chutney

Well, the festive period has already got the better of me. I’m two Christmas get togethers down and still have another three (or maybe it’s four – I’ve lost count!) to go before the day itself. 138 more words


Low-Carb Recipes Around the Web

If you are anything like me, you’re probably pretty happy to stick to some tried-and-tested low-carb recipes, but what if you want variation or want to try out low-carb versions of your favourite dishes to keep you on the straight and narrow low-carb life? 315 more words


Christmas Treats: Spiced Plum Chutney

Last year, I decided to create a small selection of homemade gifts for my family – I opted for fudge and coconut ice, as well as peppermint creams which, truth be told, went horribly wrong and, in spite of my best efforts to rectify them, were lovingly dubbed as ‘peppermint smears’ by my nearest and dearest. 498 more words


All I want (to cook) for Christmas...

If you read too many food magazines, the recipes turn to a kind of mush of repeated but confused ideas. It’s a bit like this… 556 more words


Banana muffins for Lady Catherine

As some of you may know, I am now in the throws of training for the London Marathon… yes I a foolish error of judgement perhaps but I am enjoying the training probably because I get to hang out with the lovely Lady Catherine and Faye aka Yoda. 262 more words


BBC Good Food Eat Well Show 2015

I recently blogged about my visit to the BBC Good Food Show Winter 2014 and how I had hoped to see more of a link between good food and healthy wholefoods/superfoods.  183 more words

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