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Jamaican Black Cake...yeah man

Sometime before Christmas I got a strong hankering for homemade fruit cake, more specifically black cake.  My father’s father used to make it every June or July, basting it regularly with West Indian rum, then serving it to the privileged few in through fall and winter.   1,539 more words


Recent Eats Wednesday

Happy Wednesday everyone! Hope you are enjoying the week and enjoying some great food! This weekend I was stuck inside due to the Blizzard, so I have a lot of eats/treats from the weekend! 195 more words

Your testicles

I was inspired by the creative, talented and colourful Mari who has been a true friend in every sense of the word.  This is for you, beautiful. 201 more words


Parsnip and Prune Flapjacks

We’ve had a bumper crop of parsnips from our allotment over the past few months. These gnarled, rooty beasts may not be much to look at, but their strange appearance belies their wonderful taste. 297 more words


Storecupboard cereal bar

As promised, here is a healthy-ish snack (‘healthy’ because it is full of oats and nuts which give nice slow-release energy, ‘-ish’ because of the sugar!);  it is based on a flapjack recipe but is slightly different every time (like the… 345 more words


Fiber packed Toddler Cookies

This recipe has been a lifesaver for me. Ava has struggled with constipation ever since she was born, but a few months ago it just got so bad I couldn’t take it. 277 more words