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    Blackberry season

    Blackberry season is here! I adore blackberry season, the call of Autumn. I think it may be foraging for them which makes blackberries so special to me. As a child I remember the excitement of blackberry picking. It would inevitably…

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    Vegan-friendly Banana Cake

    Vegan-friendly banana cake has been on my to do list to make for a while. But we rarely have bananas which get ripe enough to be used for cooking, they get eaten way before that. I had to pop into…

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    Simple Vegan Biscuit Recipe

    This simple vegan biscuit recipe is one we keep coming back to! I’m a bit of a biscuit fiend, I really enjoy a biscuit with my coffee. We tend to make our own biscuits as it produces less plastic waste.…

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    Vegan Peppermint Creams – Homemade

    One of my fondest Christmas memories from childhood, is making Peppermint creams. I’d stand on a chair in the kitchen helping my Dad to whisk the egg white and sieve in the icing sugar. They seemed like magical treats, and…

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    Meal Planning on a budget.

    Collaborative Post Like many families, we are feeling the pinch. More specifically, we are aware of the uncertainty of things to come. So, we are trying to be extra careful with our budget. When I first had children, I was…

  • Food,  Paid

    Cook your own Pizza!

    Post in Collaboration with Schwartz. Cooking at home doesn’t have to be a hassle. Whether you want a romantic meal for two, or a family favourite, you can create a meal to be proud of at home without too much…

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    Ten Acre Popcorn – Review

    Post Christmas and my snacking habits have got a bit out of control. I’ve been enjoying leftover Christmas cake and biscuits rather too much. My sugary snacking is a problem, mostly because I can’t just have one biscuit. I guess…

  • Food,  Lifestyle

    Biscuiteers Afternoon tea

    A couple of weekends ago, a very good friend and I visited Biscuiteers in Notting Hill for afternoon tea. We had been talking about doing something special, and this seemed the ideal treat – well I do love cake! Afternoon…

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    Cooking with duck

    Collaborative Post I have always thought duck was difficult to cook with, and as such avoided buying it. I prefer the flavour and texture of duck to other meat. It has a much stronger flavour than chicken or turkey, I…