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For relaxing times, make it: Tahini Time

As soon as it gets hot in England I start thinking about going abroad – I don’t know why, it would make more sense to enjoy the weather here, then go somewhere when it turns cold and wet again… maybe it’s because working in the heat is not so fun and going abroad normally means relaxing a bit more! 385 more words


Great Meals

After years of allotmenteering one of my favourite times is when the food starts coming together. And when meals develop, peppered with home grown elements. … 100 more words



From a nippy 14 or so degrees we’ve suddenly gone to 32. And it’s not just people who are wilting.

Most stuff in the garden seems to be bearing up fairly well. 104 more words


1st July produce :)

Harvested some Broad Beans today! Along with some Beetroots, Strawberries, and Rainbow Chard! (does anyone know who how cook Rainbow Chard?..)Also Les was down and lent me some plastic so I could finally net my cauli’s properly! 26 more words

Broad Beans

How to use Star Anise with Coca Cola and Gammon

These wonderful starshaped hard seeds have been used by the Chinese for generations. It was always a go to spice that my parents would use to make any ordinary piece of meat, chicken or pork transform into something that we would find irresistibly tasty. 667 more words


Asparagus and broad bean pizza with spinach pesto

Asparagus and broad beans aren’t most definitely not the first veg that spring to mind when planning a delicious pizza but trust me on this they are a fab combo. 120 more words