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Gooseberry & Elderflower Jam Recipe

Another elderflower recipe. I couldn’t help it this is the best jam I have ever made, by far.

This is a classic flavour combination & no wonder, it’s seriously delicious. 1,019 more words

Something Sweet

My First Attempt at Jam Making!

As you can tell from the title, I’ve never made jam before. I’ve always wanted to, but for some reason I’ve never managed to get round to it. 234 more words


Making & Baking With My Children - Plum & Apple Jam

Sometimes in our family we like to take a short break from being chaotic and dysfunctional and do something productive. My boys love cooking and baking and one of our favourite things to make is jam. 428 more words


Recipe: Rhubarb and Rose Jam

I’ve mentioned before how West Yorkshire is famed for its ‘rhubarb triangle’, and even though we live just outside it, our rhubarb grows like crazy so this delicious, delicately flavoured rhubarb and rose jam is perfect for making the most of it. 897 more words


Home Alone

My husband has gone away for a month! This is not an unusual occurrence, it happens 2-3 times a year. This time, he’s gone to North America. 273 more words

Jute or Duke? That is the question

I regularly make a cake at The Howff, which I always assumed was called Jute cake.

I got the recipe from a very dear friend who lives in Port Seton. 171 more words

East Lothian

Lemon Curd - the true art of comfort eating

On this cold, grey and overcast St George’s Day, I would normally be picking and preparing lots of dandelion flower heads for making dandelion wine. So tradition dictates, St George’s Day is the best day to do this as it is usually sunny and bright. 500 more words