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A letter from America.....

My sister Nessa, who lives in Rhode Island, USA has agreed to ‘guest post’ from time to time (I’m hoping once every week?!) here! She really is an amazing cook – and often cooks things I would flick past in a magazine or book and would then miss ~like todays post. 710 more words


Collecting Seeds for Next Season

Some of the snap peas got away from me and then were too “far gone” to harvest. So the decision was made to let them mature and dry completely so that seeds could be collected for next year’s planting. 81 more words

In The Garden

Palmitoylethanolamide "PEA" - Review of Anti-inflammatory, Analgesic, Neuroprotective Mechanisms


A review of palmitoylethanolamide, or PEA, has been published this June by Mireille Alhouayek and Guilio G. Muccioli from the Bioanalysis and Pharmacology of Bioactive Lipids Research Group, Louvain Drug Research Institute, Bruxelles, Belgium. 883 more words

Immune Cells

Scrummy-Sunday! Salmon and Pea Pasta!


This recipe was a quick dinner that I cooked up after a run :) I think it’d be great any-time but it was a great post-run meal as it had a healthy dose of carbs and protein! 226 more words


Peas Sir, Can I have some more?

It’s been fairly warm of late. In this heat it’s hard to think of what to make to eat. You might think soup is just for winter days. 718 more words

Lactose Free

Harnessing the anti-inflammatory potential of palmitoylethanolamide: new insights

Mireille Alhouayek and Giulio G. Muccioli from the Bioanalysis and Pharmacology of Bioactive Lipids Research Group of the Louvain Drug Research Institute, (Universite ́ catholique de Louvain, Belgium) did a very good job in discussing PEA as an antiinflammatory agent and many PEA related issues of metabolism in their recent paper. 754 more words