Tag Archives: grow your own

Keep on jammin

This is the first year I have managed to grow enough red currants to even consider the word jam. My redcurrant bush had been looking good, with lots of flowers. “What a great harvest I’m going to have!” I thought. … Continue reading

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Pickles and Pasta

What do you do when the fridge is bare but dinner still needs put on the table? Use up all the pickled and frozen odds and ends and create a delicious pasta bake. That’s what! Faced with half eaten jars … Continue reading

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Food and Flowery Delights

Tonight I savoured a simple but delicious salad of rocket and preserved red peppers. The sweet vinegar of the capsicums and the pepperyness of the rocket complimented the grilled salmon I had for dinner. What made this salad all the … Continue reading

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