Family Meals: How to Make the Ultimate Cottage Pie

Family Meals: How to Make the Ultimate Cottage Pie
It’s been a while since I shared a recipe but I’ve been thinking for a while that I’d love to expand the resources I have on here for those of you wanting to cook crowd-pleasing… View Post

How to Get the Best Out of Batch Cooking

How to Get the Best Out of Batch Cooking
Batch cooking is a real buzzword on homemaking and cooking blogs as well as social media, but it really isn’t new. Preserving seasonal harvests and abundance for use out of season, or in times of… View Post

Happy New Year and Welcome

Happy New Year and Welcome
To my readers and followers, happy new year and welcome to 2024, I hope to share another year of fun, ideas and inspiration from my home, my garden and my wardrobe with you. For new… View Post

Success with No-dig Spuds

Success with No-dig Spuds
For the sheer, childlike delight of ferreting around in the warm damp earth for signs of success, there is nothing more satisfying than growing potatoes. Certainly for me, they have always been a simple and… View Post

How to Use Windfall Apples: Toffee Apple Steamed Pudding Recipe

How to Use Windfall Apples: Toffee Apple Steamed Pudding Recipe
We eat a lot of apples but our dessert apple tree ripens early, and they don’t store well. We also have a problem with codling moth, which means many apples drop early and with the… View Post