All About Jams And Preserves

The subtlety of the difference between jams and preserves is lost on many of us. While jam alludes to a mix of preserved mashed fruit and sugar, boiled together, mostly in equal proportions, the word preserves would mean the same … Continue reading

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World of Flavours

Mexican food has got to be pretty much my favourite food I think. The spices, the textures, salty tortillas mixed with cooling fresh vegetables, I love it! And if you are going to have a Mexican night at yours, this … Continue reading

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Marina Cool Bags

I love these nautical style travel food bags from the new Marina range! Perfect for days out by the sea. Different sizes for carrying loads of delicious treats on days out, from a simple snack to a full on BBQ. … Continue reading

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New Collection

Blue and white kitchens are always so classic. I love clean striped dish towels and classic country ceramics, so when I saw this new Farmhouse Pantry collection I thought this is perfect for me. From milk jugs to storage containers, … Continue reading

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Gifts for the Gardener

If your father is always out in the garden digging then these gift ideas would be perfect for you. Reward all his hard work in the dirt with some beautiful gardening equipment, helping to bring the fresh foods from the … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Father’s Day can be a tricky one sometimes, but if you stick with what works, and keep things simple, you will find a gift your Father will surely appreciate. My go-to is always something beer/BBQ related, but of course it … Continue reading

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Dress it up!

Today I am inspired by Jamie Oliver, so I cracked out my copy of his Food Revolution book and remembered his great ‘Jam Jar Dressings’. Summer season means salads in my kitchen, but none of those plain oil and vinegar … Continue reading

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Think Pink!

Blossoms are blooming everywhere I look, spring has¬†definitely¬†and fully arrived. With spring comes delicious seasonal veg, a personal favourite of mine being rhubarb! I love these sweet and sour stems, it not for their flavour then their gorgeous pink and … Continue reading

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Spring Crunch

Asparagus are in season this month, and to me they always add such a nice crunch and fresh flavour to any spring meal. I especially love to make asparagus tarts, my go-to recipe for any impromptu weekend brunch. Keep some … Continue reading

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Weekly Budget – Vegetarian

Another way to cut down on your weekly food shop is to try and incorporate more vegetarian meals into your diet. The cost of good quality meat can be high these days, and so being a bit adventurous with your … Continue reading

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