Giveaway: Win a Thorntons Egg-cellent Easter Gift Collection (RRP £75)

Egg-cellent-Easter-Gift-Collection

Giveaway: Win a Thorntons Egg-cellent Easter Gift Collection (RRP £75) Just LOOK at this amazing collection from Thornton’s Chocolates! An EGG-STRAVAGANZA of chocolates and Easter Eggs, and all of this could be YOURS if you enter! The Thorntons Egg-cellent Easter Gift Collection has been kindly offered as a seasonal prize for all Lavender and Lovage readers… 

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Giveaway: Win a case of PiCK UP! Milk Chocolate Biscuits (70 Biscuits)

Giveaway: Win a case of PiCK UP! Milk Chocolate Biscuits (70 Biscuits)

Giveaway: Win a case of PiCK UP! Milk Chocolate Biscuits (70 Biscuits) With thanks to the fabulous Bahlsen Biscuits for offering this WONDERFUL prize for all Lavender and Lovage readers! ENTER to be in with a chance to win ONE x case of PiCK UP! Milk Chocolate Biscuits, that’s 14 packets of 5 biscuits =… 

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Tea Time Treats Challenge for April: Jams, Curds and Preserves

Fresh Strawberry Curd

Tea Time Treats Challenge for April: Jams, Curds and Preserves Welcome to a NEW Tea Time Treats challenge, and the theme for APRIL is……….Jams, Curds and Preserves! That includes marmalade, jelly and any other sweet (or savoury) preserves. You can make them OR bake with them – so a BIG fat cake filled with jam… 

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Cooking with Herbs Challenge for April

Chocolate Peppermint Squares

Cooking with Herbs Challenge for April Welcome to a new Cooking with Herbs challenge for April! Not only is it a new challenge, but as some of you might have noticed, that in keeping with my new site “facelift” I also have a brand new shiny badge for Cooking with Herbs too! More about my… 

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Cooking with Herbs March: Round up of Recipes

Culinary Flower and Herb Salt

Cooking with Herbs March: Round up of Recipes Welcome to the March Cooking with Herbs Round-Up of Recipes! Thanks to all of you who entered and added your recipes this month and to all of you who cooked with the suggested themed herb for March, Rosemary – as ever, I am always astounded by the variety of… 

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Tortellini Pasta Bake with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto & Mozzarella

Tortellini Pasta Bake with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto & Mozzarella

Tortellini Pasta Bake with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto & Mozzarella A simple Saturday supper dish, (or a light luncheon and mid-week supper dish) is my recipe of the day today – something that most people can rustle up from store cupboard and pantry staples, and a tasty recipe that is on the table in under an… 

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Mothering Sunday (Mother’s Day) Recipes: Cakes, Scones, Tarts & Sandwiches

Mothering Sunday Recipes: Cakes, Bakes & Tarts

Mothering Sunday (Mother’s Day) Recipes: Cakes, Scones, Tarts & Sandwiches It’s British Mothering Sunday, (Mother’s Day) this Sunday the 30th of March, time to dust off the best china, bring posies of spring flowers into the house and bake cakes and other delicious treats for our mums. I was hoping to share a new recipe… 

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The Secret Recipe Club and The All American Sandwich: Tuna Melt

tuna melt

The Secret Recipe Club and The All American Sandwich: Tuna Melt There is a tale to tell about the origins of the Tuna Melt – apparently this classic sandwich, the mainstay of many a late night diner has its roots in the deep South; Charleston, South Carolina to be exact.  Like many popular regional recipes… 

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Giveaway: Win ONE of FOUR Churchill China Penzance Breakfast Sets (RRP:£84)

Giveaway: Win ONE of FOUR Churchill China Penzance Breakfast Sets (RRP:£84)

Giveaway: Win ONE of FOUR Churchill China Penzance Breakfast Sets (RRP:£84) I am thrilled to be able to offer all Lavender and Lovage readers the chance to win ONE of FOUR beautiful Churchill China Penzance Breakfast Sets with a recommended retail value of £84 as a special Easter prize! This wonderful giveaway kicks of the… 

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Saturday Breakfast and Brunch Memories: Smoked Salmon “Egg in a Basket” (Egg in a Hole)

Egg in a Hole

Saturday Breakfast and Brunch Memories: Smoked Salmon “Egg in a Basket” (Egg in a Hole) Saturday and Sunday mornings used to be a treat for me when I was little; when we lived in Shatin (Hong Kong), every weekend, if my dad wasn’t working, we would get up late and have breakfast together. Sitting at… 

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