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Easter time in Rome!

Once again, here goes… Apologies for the massive silence… Work has taken the better off me in the past few weeks and this is the first day that is clear enough for me to exhale… And blog! 318 more words

Cod with Broad Beans in Miso Vodka Sauce

It was another fridge “clean up” day – took anything left and make a dish out of it. In this case, I was very happy to find out that miso and vodka can make a great marriage. 127 more words

HomeMade

Veg and Fruit Update 15th April 2014

FIRST CROPS PICKED!

WE ARE NOE EATING HOME GROWN SPINACH AND PEA SHOOTS! WOO HOO!

Broad beans and peas in the veg patch have started showing and as we are having a lovely warm (day time at least) and dry spell, I am watering them and the carrot and spring onion seeds as required… 22 more words

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Facts on the Ground

It’s that time of year when you only have to turn your back on a bulb of garlic and it turns into this

So it got re-allocated from kitchen duties to joining the overwintering (and by ‘overwintering’ I mean ‘lost track of last summer and only rediscovered it when it sprouted’) garlic up in the veg plot. 150 more words

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Sage chicken

This was dinner last night.  Dried sage which we grew last year, stuffed under the skin of chicken fillets, pan fried and served on the last of the frozen broad beans.   21 more words

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April 2014

Not too long till these little, well not so little anymore, pumpkins get to go out and do their thing!
Took the broad beans up to the allotment today but in the dilemma as to whether to plant them in the ground or not. 50 more words

Into the Light

I took a slightly different route to the plot today, walking by the railway bank

  

  Shades of blue marking the way.

Last week it definitely felt like ‘coming out of the dark’ with the start of new growth on the plot.  284 more words