Spring Chicken Pie for Tea? Dare I believe that Spring is already upon us? Just found a recipe for Spring Chicken Pie, so hopefully Spring is here. We’ve had a good deal of sunshine in Hornsea over the last couple of weeks. Being honest, we have had some rain in between, but that’s good for […]
Spring Nibbles, Anyone? Want an easy-to-do fun light dish to nibble? Much as I love comfort food such as rich, gravy-filled casseroles, classic Sunday roasts or creamy pasta dishes guaranteed to both fill you up and warm you up at this chilly time of year, sometimes I crave Spring Nibbles – tiny, fun finger foods, easily made […]
Fun Food Recipes for a Freezing February. Looking out of my Office window, (well, spare bedroom window really), the sky is the greyest of greys, the trees are even all grey, and to warm me up I’ve been thinking of fun food recipes for a freezing February. It really looks horrible out there, with a few […]
New Year, New Recipes – Part Three The expectation of very snowy conditions are hovering over Hornsea this morning, as I sit in my dressing gown in my chilly office (whoops – typed ‘chilli’ thinking about food again) at 6.50am, but just looking at these fun, gently spicy recipes for the New Year, New Recipes post is […]
It’s a New Year, New Recipes, ones that are both mouthwatering and light to eat.
Stunning Starter Recipes Just been searching for Stunning Starter Recipes to tempt our taste-buds over Christmas and the New Year, and I’ve come up with some that really appeal to me. Maybe it’s getting older, but there are times that I fancy two smaller starter dishes than one big, huge platter of food that almost […]
More Christmas Recipes Christmas is fast approaching, and I’ve been trying to find more Christmas recipes to tempt our tastebuds. The first one is a slightly unusual but easy starter, Mulled Wine Pears with a Roquefort Dressing, which sounds spicy and warm, with the creamy richness of Roquefort cheese making this a very different starter. […]
Guess it’s time to start thinking about Christmas recipes, and this Smoked Salmon & Guacamole Shots recipe really appeals to me. Everything I love in one glass, and it would make a brilliant and light starter for a Christmas meal. I must look out our old shot glasses, to make sure they are big enough. Smoked Salmon […]
Apologies to all for not blogging since May this year. Having recovered my stamina since my Cancer treatment, I realised that I needed to put a lot of effort into my slightly neglected Kitchen Garden. And that took some doing, believe me! But best of all, we had to finish the final design for our […]
Maybe it’s because I’ve been spending hours, every day, digging and sowing and watering in my Kitchen Garden recently – but planting all those tiny, vulnerable vegetable plants has really given me A Taste of Spring.