A womans handbag can be a mysterious capsule of many things delightful and sometimes quite scary. I like to think the content of my handbag is quite respectable at present. I guess it helps that I cleaned it out last week meaning you fortunately miss out on viewing a few chocolate bar wrappers, a handful […]Read more "The Secret Contents Of This Womans Handbag"
I just had to add some extra pics from the Chilli Con Carne recipe. I downloaded a new app and thought it was quite fun really. Enjoy 🙂 🙂 xRead more "Some Hot Chilli pics"
You would have to agree that Heston Blumenthal is certainly inspirational. His creations are creative to the max, quite often beyond the ability of your amateur cook. He has obviously been making steps toward ensuring his recipes are a little more accessible to us all and it’s worked because there has certainly been a bit of a craze […]Read more "Chilli Con Carne – The Verdict on Heston’s…"
I think I must have been an Italian in a former life because my love and desire for all things pasta is not normal for an Australian lass, but I don’t care, and I can and will eat it for meal, after meal, after meal. Unfortunately now I have to be a little cautious with my wheat and gluten […]Read more "Spaghetti Con Sugo Puttanesca"
I think stewed fruit is one of the best comfort foods and you can do so much with it…..bake a pie, eat it with ice cream, eat it with yoghurt, freeze it for a hot day, fill a cake….the options are plenty. I decided to stew some fruit on Sunday because I had 4 Bramley […]Read more "Stewed Apple and Pineapple with Cardamon"
I have just had a wonderful relaxed weekend complete with a friends baby shower, my recent read ‘The Women Who Went to Bed For a Year’ by Sue Townsend- which I have to add I am throughly enjoying, Sex and the City (guilty pleasure Saturday night viewing) and a sunday afternoon cooking in the kitchen listening to old school rock and […]Read more "Lemon Curd"
“There are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony known as afternoon tea.” Henry James Despite not being an out and out sweet tooth I have always enjoyed a good afternoon tea. Wether with a friend in the comfort of your own kitchen or in a lovely grand hotel, it’s […]Read more "The Fine Art of Afternoon Tea"