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Cinnamon Roasted Butternut Squash...

One of my favorite vegetables is butternut squash. It is a versatile vegetable capable of being made in a variety of ways but my favorite is roasted butternut squash (with a close second butternut squash soup). 787 more words


Fruit Salsa & Cinnamon Crisps

I don’t know about you, but when the sun comes out in Seattle I want to be outside enjoying it as much as possible! Lovely Washington days, like we’ve been having this week, call for quick and easy recipes and limited time in a kitchen. 347 more words


Copenhagen Eats

With restaurants with world renown reputations like Noma, it should be no surprise that  good food abounds in Copenhagen.  During my recent trip to Copenhagen, I was fortunate enough to have several good meals. 549 more words

Root for roots in late summer and early autumn cuttings!

First published by Rattan Direct on 13 July 2016.

Midsummer onwards is the time to take cuttings from some perennials, climbers, shrubs and trees. Stems of periwinkle, passion flower, hebe, box, bay and holly, for example, have now got six to eight weeks of new season’s growth under their belts and they are at the semi-ripe (or semi-hardwood) stage. 581 more words


Helen Pizzey: gathering your thoughts

I am delighted to welcome Helen Pizzey to The Writer is a Lonely Hunter. She lives on heathland close to the sea near Corfe Castle where she has worked as Assistant Editor of a regional arts and features journal and been on the steering committee of the… 993 more words


Is cinnamon babka really the 'lesser babka'?

It’s a stormy rainy day and I’m in the mood for baking! There’s nothing quite like kneading beautiful silken yeast raised dough on a wintery day while wearing your pajamas. 684 more words