Happy Christmas to All Just wanted to wish everyone, wherever you are in the world, a very happy Christmas to all, and may 2018 be a more peaceful and empowering year for all of us. I also wanted to apologise for the lack of posts on our blog this year, due to another bout of […]
All things related to the preparation and enjoyment of food.
Prepare for Christmas (Recipes) – Part One It’s that time of year again, friends. Time to Prepare for Christmas, to try and think ahead and find fun recipes to either enjoy now, freeze ahead or save for nearer to Christmas. I confess I have left it a bit late this year – I recently had […]
Autumnal Recipes – Part Three The weather in East Yorkshire is very up and down at the moment – not so many sunny ‘up’ days, but lots of grey rainy ones, so Autumnal Recipes – Part Three is here to give us some more comforting recipes. Having finished my Chemotherapy a few weeks ago, I […]
Autumnal Recipes – Part Two Enough of kitchens for now – back to Autumnal Recipes – Part Two. As the nights are now drawing in earlier on the East Coast of Yorkshire, and the log burner is lit about 4.45pm to warm up our lounge, I feel the need for more comfort food. There is […]
My Dream Kitchen – At Last We downsized almost five years ago from a huge house with a big kitchen to a smaller house with a horrible, tiny kitchen, but now I have my dream kitchen, at last. So thrilled. The first year here, we got planning for a large extension, but when I first became poorly, […]
I’m amazed its time for Autumnal Recipes again.
Elderberries in Autumn “What on earth do we do with those purple elderberries in Autumn,” asked Erik. Not being entirely sure, I decided to trawl through cookbooks and the internet to find out the answer, as we have a big bush, almost a tree, only a few yards from our brand new kitchen. Our Elderflower […]
Back to “Sharing” very soon. Heavens! Has it been that long? I will be back to “Sharing” very soon, now that my Chemotherapy is over and done with (hopefully) and I will be able to taste food and drink as it really is, not as my weired-tasting mouth tries to con me into believing. What to […]
Amazing Asparagus & Recipes Part 2 For Part 2 of Amazing Asparagus & Recipes, I have chosen two of my favourite new recipes from Delicious magazine. The Asparagus season in the UK hasn’t that much longer to go, so I am determined to make the most of this amazing vegetable before it tips over into […]
Amazing Asparagus & Recipes. Just to say that it’s been a very dark and sad week in the UK this week, with the horrific and mindless killing of very young, teenage and older families In Manchester. My five Grandchildren range from 6 years old up to almost 18 years old, and they bring me so […]