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Spring soup

spring veg and lentil soup

It was time to thin our carrots again as they were getting pretty cramped together in our new container veggie garden, but then what to do with the baby carrots as I hate to waste food?   456 more words


You Heard It Here First

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I’m not sure if I’ve mentioned it, but we have a Japanese ESL (English as a Second Language) student living with us for 4 months.   565 more words

Experiential Travel


I’ve already posted a photo of this plant earlier this Spring (March 25). Back then the lush green leaves that covered the woodland floor were a welcome sight after the dull colours of winter. 73 more words

Newton Wood

Wild garlic pesto

When I was in Sweden last my mother gave me a large bag of wild garlic she picked for me, so back in London I made a batch of lovely pesto that I’ve been eating lately. 105 more words


Delicious Wild Garlic Pesto

This is a very simple recipe, providing you  are in the right season for foraging wild garlic.

It’s another wet morning here in Belfast. We’re in the middle of May, yet it feels like Autumn. 444 more words


Lazy about leftovers?

I meant to write last week about the spare risotto I had left. I always over-estimate quantities and who wants to eat duplicate meals for three or four days (at least once you’re more than five years old)? 240 more words


A Year Of Pictures - Day 167

Day 167 – 18/5/2015 – I’m obviously knackered because I thought it was Tuesday after my nap! Even though I’d confirmed the date for my best friend this morning! 88 more words

A Year Of Pictures/ A Photograph A Day