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Bountiful broad beans

Next to the pea patch, we had a bed of broad beans.  Broad (or fava) beans are another childhood memory:  picking them during a sunny winter afternoon and then shelling them in front of the fire for supper.   430 more words

Food & Entertaining

Preserving broad beans

Broad beans are easy to grow, versatile and nutritious – low in saturated fat, cholesterol and sodium, a good source of dietary fibre, protein, phosphorus, copper, folate and manganese. 359 more words


Cooking for Paula...And the Ladies

  Living in the north of the State traveling overseas means a long trip to an international airport and for us recently that meant an 1100 odd kilometre road trip to Brisbane to fly out to New Zealand. 152 more words

Food Ninja

Flat Chicken with Broad Bean Crush

Another recipe from Greg and Lucy Malouf’s recipe book Saha  for this months The Cookbook Guru.

The idea of the broad bean crush was too enticing to pass up, especially considering broad beans are currently in season and plentiful here. 536 more words


Busy in spring

Well, it has been a while since I put pen to paper or should I said keyboard to WordPress.

It is a glorious day. Spring is definitely here. 1,128 more words

Farm News

Green Veggie Spelt Spaghetti

Last week I managed to find a real gem of a cookbook in a local charity shop, River Cottage Veg Everyday by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall for only £1.50. 206 more words

Easy Peasy Food

Absentee Blogger and Mea Culpa Salad

If this blog was my child, it would have starved by now. I have been an absentee landlord to this site and I apologise. This motherhood gig is quite the knock around and this week has been no exception. 328 more words