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Breaded Olives
Light Meals, Recipes

Breaded Olives

I discovered these breaded olives on holidays and they are amazing! I just couldn’t get enough of them! They are a bit fiddly to make but the results are worth it. They can also be cooked in the oven but it is much faster to do them on the pan.

Orange/Pineapple fizz
Drinks, Recipes

Orange/Pineapple fizz

I decided to boost up my Vitamin C lately with all the flu’s and colds being spread around. So this week I will be posting recipes with oranges which I have felt have boosted my energy and immune system. This recipe is very simple and the Pineapple adds an element […]

Picalilli
Light Meals, Recipes

Piccalillli

Piccalilli is an English version of an Indian Pickle which contains a variety of vegetables with a pickling liquid of vinegar, mustard and turmeric. After it is prepared I usually leave it in the fridge for about a week before opening for the flavours to develop but it can be […]

Pickled Plums
Recipes, Sweet treats

Pickled plums

At this time of the year there is always a crop of fruit and vegetables in the garden which needs to be used up. So I decided this year to get into Pickling. To sterilise the jars, I washed them in hot soppy water and dried them off in a […]

September review
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September Review

At this time of year it is really beginning to feeling like Autumn which means Halloween is just around the corner and below are some of my favourite recipes, treats and events to celebrate this time of the year. I have never done anything special at Halloween except dressing up […]

Banoffee pie
Recipes, Sweet treats

Banoffee Pie

I recently have cravings for Banoffee pie, bananas, cream, caramel and chocolate ummmm. Be careful cooking the caramel as it can get very hot. This is a very filling dessert so leave a little room in the tummy after dinner or just have it on its own…