August Thrifty & Organic Meal Planner: An American Style “Pot Luck” Summer Supper

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August Thrifty & Organic Meal Planner: An American Style “Pot Luck” Summer Supper Core Ingredients for August: Minced Beef, Courgettes, Red Peppers, Onions, Pasta and Raspberries Meal Plan and Recipes for August: Hidden Veg Baked Meatball Subs (Sandwiches) Amish Style Macaroni Salad Raspberry & Almond Crisp “Pot Luck Supper” “A potluck is a gathering of… 

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Baking Treats for Britain: Rhubarb Crumble Tray-Bake Cake

Baking Treats for Britain, Charity, Macmillan Cancer Support, The World's Biggest Coffee Morning, Currys, Kenwood Chef Classic, Rhubarb, Crumble, Karen S Burns-Booth, Lavender and Lovage, #CurrysBakeSale

Baking Treats for Britain: Rhubarb Crumble Tray-Bake Cake Cake stalls and cake sales draw me like a magnet, and wherever I am, if there is food for sale, I can be seen buying it and probably eating it before I get home! And, all the better if they are charity cake or produce stalls, as… 

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An Easy No-Bake Treat: Chocolate Peppermint Squares Recipe

An Easy No-Bake Treat: Chocolate Peppermint Squares Recipe

An Easy No-Bake Treat: Chocolate Peppermint Squares Recipe This will be a short post, as I have been on the road all day (well, on the rails actually, or should that be off the rails!) – but, these delicious easy no-bake treats, Chocolate Peppermint Squares, need to be shared as the recipe is just so… 

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Lavender Honey Flapjacks: The Modern Peasant – Adventures in City Food (Book Review)

Honey Flapjacks - Modern Peasant Book Review

Lavender Honey Flapjacks: The Modern Peasant – Adventures in City Food – (Book Review) The Modern Peasant – Adventures in City Food by JoJo Tulloh Hardcover: 336 pages Publisher: Chatto & Windus part of Vintage Publishing (30 May 2013) Language: English ISBN-10: 0701186682 ISBN-13: 978-0701186685 RRP: £16:99 Few review books that have been sent to me have… 

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A “Secret” Baked Layer Cake: Scottish Rhubarb & Ginger Crunchy Streusel Cake Recipe

A "Secret" Baked Layer Cake: Scottish Rhubarb & Ginger Crunchy Streusel Cake Recipe

A “Secret” Baked Layer Cake: Scottish Rhubarb & Ginger Crunchy Streusel Cake Recipe The lovely Scottish preserves company Mackays sent me a selection of jams and curds recently with the suggestion that I bake something with them, as part of their #bakingwithmackays challenge, as well as creating a new recipe to be shared on their… 

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The Weekend Pudding Club: Chocolate Paradise Bread and Butter Pudding Recipe

The Weekend Pudding Club: Chocolate Paradise Bread and Butter Pudding Recipe

The Weekend Pudding Club: Chocolate Paradise Bread and Butter Pudding Recipe It’s Pudding time! February continues to be cold, snowy and almost Baltic, the sun shines bright and the days are crisp and clear, but by the late afternoon the temperature has plummeted to below zero and I can be found sitting in front of the fire contemplating bowls of soup. I have sensed… 

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A Bonfire Treat! Sticky Yorkshire Ginger Parkin with Quince and Pomegranate Compote

A Bonfire Treat! Sticky Yorkshire Ginger Parkin with Quince and Pomegranate Compote

A Bonfire Treat! Sticky Yorkshire Ginger Parkin with Quince and Pomegranate Compote I LOVE sticky ginger parkin, it’s one of my favourite treats at this time of the year, and is JUST perfect for Bonfire night along with treacle toffee aka Tom Trot toffee, tomato soup in cups, chilli, stews, soups and toffee apples…..my recipe… 

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Taste the Season with British Apples and Pears: Apple, Bramble & Pear Tray Bake Recipe

Apple, Bramble & Pear Tray Bake Recipe

Taste the Season with British Apples and Pears: Apple, Bramble & Pear Tray Bake Recipe I LOVE autumn, it’s my favourite season by far, and one of the reasons I am so in tune with the season, apart from the glorious foliage, is the abundance of produce that is available now…….pumpkins, walnuts, cobnuts, squash, quince, blackberries, elderberries, cabbages… 

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The Big Tea Time Random Recipes Round-Up! Cakes, Pies and Biscuits…….

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The Big Tea Time Random Recipes Round-Up! Cakes, Pies and Biscuits……. Thirty days ago, I announced that the September Tea Time Treats challenge was joining forces with  Dom from Random Recipes for one fun filled month, and here we are a month later, with a plethora of pies, cakes, biscuits, cookies, bakes and even chutney! So,… 

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The Big Fair Bake and Tropical Wholefoods: Tropical Fruit Flapjack Slices for a Tea Time Treat!

Organic September, The Big Fair Bake, Tropical Wholefoods: Tropical Fruit Flapjack Slices for a Tea Time Treat!

The Big Fair Bake and Tropical Wholefoods: Tropical Fruit Flapjack Slices for a Tea Time Treat!  It’s been a busy month for me and I am way behind with my Sepia Saturday posts; for those of you who don’t know what they are, it’s my weekly attempt to bake my way through seventy to eighty… 

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