Summer Sizzlers

Potato recipes for get ahead cooks I love potatoes of any size, shape or variety. At any time of the year they are a vital addition to any veg basket, making a hearty addition to any meal. Winter suppers consisting of large, fluffy, oven baked potatoes with crispy skins, filled with any savoury concoction thatContinue reading “Summer Sizzlers”

A world apart

Postcards from the Estuary The world, as we know it is being torn apart by COVID-19. Thousands of people have lost their lives, worldwide, with many more expected to do so, yet still people do not seem to understand the seriousness of this pandemic. Many of you will have had to cancel holidays, whether inContinue reading “A world apart”

Marwood Hill Gardens

A hidden paradise in North Devon. I’m in two minds about writing this blog, purely for selfish reasons, you understand! However, in these difficult times, we need to be kind and try to help others. So, I am going to share with you, my visit to these beautiful, little known North Devon gardens. Marwood HillContinue reading “Marwood Hill Gardens”

One bowl cake

Fruit and Nut Cake Ok, you home workers or those self isolating, its time for a little exercise. Jump up from the sofa, walk towards that kitchen, done the apron and get the bowl and the wooden spoon at the ready. The time has come to make some cake. We can’t have you sitting around,Continue reading “One bowl cake”

The Dogs Dinner

Tasty titbits that are well good. When it comes to the pooch, I’m always scratching my head! Noooo. I don’t mean she’s got fleas, its the quandary I get into, about what to feed her for dinner? These days, the media is full of advice and advertisments about what to feed your furry friend. YearsContinue reading “The Dogs Dinner”