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Books I’ve read recently

Books I’ve read recently

Wondering what to read next? Here are some more books I’ve been reading lately, and enjoyed. I’ve read 3 Claire North books, and found out how you might be immune to HIV/AIDS

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Reverse Advent 2020

Reverse Advent 2020

Instead of opening a little window and perhaps enjoying a little chocolate each day in December, for 25 days in November, each day I will be donating an item for a local foodbank.

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Green Tomato Recipes

Green Tomato Recipes

Anyone who grows tomatoes over the summer brings the last of them indoors as the days shorten. You don’t need to do anything with them. Just pile them up in a bowl and they will gradually ripen. One of two recipes always come up, either a green tomato chutney recipe, or a fried green tomatoes recipe. But there are lots of other ways to answer the question ‘what can I do with green tomatoes’

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Home made French apple jam

Home made French apple jam

Absolutely delicious! The flavour has a delicate citrus undertone which is just what I was after. I used 2 tsps of cardamom seeds, which seemed like a lot, but gave a subtle flavour. Next time I might use ground cardamom as I’d like to see what it’s like with more of that taste

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BBQ Sauce, it’s vegan too

BBQ Sauce, it’s vegan too

This vegan BBQ sauce recipe is pretty simple, just bung everything in a saucepan and reduce it down a bit. It’s a very versatile and useful condiment to have around the place

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Lesley’s Red Onion Chutney Marmalade

Lesley’s Red Onion Chutney Marmalade

I made some lovely caramelised red onion chutney yesterday and I’m really pleased with it. The only problem is, I don’t know whether to call it red onion marmalade or red onion chutney!

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