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L is for Leeks, sweet and savoury!

I received some Leeks recently in a food box and looked at them at first with suspicion and then happiness. Here was an opportunity to try something I have never tried, a new vegetable to explore. 784 more words


Christmas Cake

Yes I am aware it is the 1st of November and Halloween is finally over and we have a few long weeks left to go till Christmas time, however around the end of October every year I bake our Christmas Cake with my husband. 599 more words


A week of eats #1: GoodFood 101 Budget Dishes

Millions of cookbooks are sold every year, but most of those book owners are probably a lot like me and leave these recipe books decorating a shelf, rarely opened. 1,120 more words


I put avocado in a cake and I feel weird about it

“Replace the butter in cookies with avocado! You can’t tell the difference!”


“You’re having eggs and toast? Why not have it with smashed avocado? 914 more words


BBC Good Food's Feast Festival at Hampton Court

For the August Bank Holiday weekend, I went with my lovely friend Katerina to the Feast Festival at Hampton Court. I am a massive fan of BBC Good Food – most of my recipes come from the Good Food website, I love how easy it is to have a random ingredient leftover in the fridge, and to just be able to search for new ideas to use it up. 904 more words

Prawn Jambalaya

I hadn’t really heard of the term “Jambalaya” before, but Wikipedia informs me that this is a dish from Louisiana with French & Spanish influences – so think Paella influence. 199 more words


Glorious Gooseberries

One of my favourite fruits in the whole wide world, is the gooseberry, and little did I know when we moved here that we were, in fact, moving to a gooseberry Valhalla. 819 more words