Vegan Valentine Meal

Vegan Valentine Meal

Vegan Valentine Meal Vegan Valentine Meal I’ve been thinking about a celebration meal for this years Valentines Day and decided to do a vegan one this year. Two courses are from the archives, one, the starter, is a new, although very simple, invention. So we have a...
Picnics in the cold, and a tin of tuna

Picnics in the cold, and a tin of tuna

Picnics in the cold, and a tin of tuna Went to Glyndebourne yesterday, with the friend I go to see the live transmissions with. No, not the posh, picnic in the garden type. Very expensive! We went to see the youth group do a modern opera called Nothing. It was...
Salsa di Noci e Pasta 56p a serving

Salsa di Noci e Pasta 56p a serving

Salsa di Noci e Pasta 56p a serving This recipe is from The Silver Spoon, the Italians Mrs Beeton. It has 2000 recipes, mainly 1 paragraph, not many pictures, but lots and lots of little gems. Like this one. <br />   200g walnuts, Aldi £1.89 4 tblsp oil,...
A new vegetable? It was to me!

A new vegetable? It was to me!

A new vegetable? It was to me! I grew one excellent box of radish earlier this year by planting radish seeds in a box in the greenhouse. I have tried several times since to repeat it, with no success at all. The last lot, I sowed in the garden, and they weren’t all...
Novel uses for radishes

Novel uses for radishes

Novel uses for radishes I was cruising around the internet last night looking for ways to use radishes, as the box I grew in the greenhouse is now stuffed full of the most perfect specimens. Not a slug bite out of any of them, lovely size, nice and peppery. Gorgeous,...