Posts Tagged ‘recipe’

I made bread!

One thing that has been annoying me for ages is my inability to make bread. I’m a great cook – I make all our own biscuits and cakes, I cook the majority of our food from scratch and laugh in the face of difficult recipes. But I’ve never mastered bread. And it’s not through lack…

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Sugar free frosting / icing recipes

As you might remember, Cass from Diary of a Frugal Family is on a mission to get kids across the country cooking! She shares the same sentiment as me – no child is too young to cook! This week she wants us to make cupcakes – what’s not to love about a cupcake? You can…

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Curried beetroot and pumpkin halloween soup recipe

This week a friend shared a wonderful ‘use it up!’ seasonal soup recipe that I just had to share with you. It contains one of my favourite vegetables (beetroot) along with something I find I cannot eat at all – pumpkin. I’m so convinced this soup sounds like a way to eat pumpkin and turn…

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Gluten Free Sugar Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

Today I’m thrilled to be sharing a guest post from Michelle who runs Green Earth Bazaar. I met Michelle via the SITS Girls forum. Michelle, who loves all things green and simple, has a wonderful motto for a healthy life: “If you can’t eat it, don’t use it!” She’s a homeschooling mother of three and…

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3 ways with cheese

If you’re getting fed up of cheddar, why not take inspiration from the Mediterranean and Middle East to experiment with some traditional soft cheeses? Halloumi, Feta and Mozzarella are increasingly easy to find at farmers markets and on deli counters, so why not ring the changes and try them for a taste explosion!

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3 lavender recipes

One of mine and Little Miss Green’s favourite garden delights is lavender. We both adore the smell, the pretty flowers and the fact our furry friends the bees can’t get enough of it either! Recently I’ve been bringing lavender into the kitchen to add to recipes. Here are three favourites.

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