Becky a 30 something old Brit , living in Nottingham,UK. Though this blog and I started our lives in Bristol nearly 10 years ago.
I love to cook with seasonal fresh and often wild ingredients from foraged ingredients from the city and country.
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Category Archives: December
Been away for Christmas seeing the Lake District, it was my first visit and I have to say I fell more than a little in love with the place, it is just beautiful even covered in a foot of snow. … Continue reading
I have had flu for nearly the best part of a week, the worst part has been I have had to work from home , missing the build up to Christmas and even the work Christmas do . It also … Continue reading
I’m home alone tonight and in late so getting something needed to be quick so I am falling back on a storecupboard classic anchovies, chilli & garlic , unami and heat. They perfectly complement iron rich vegetables like kale, broccoli … Continue reading
Stuffed squash is really just a poshed up baked potato. But love filling the squash with leftovers , odds and ends from the vegebox, the end of a loaf of bread toasted and made into breadcrumbs , some slightly hardened … Continue reading
After the success of a Brinjal pickle over the summer I wondered if I could repeat the success with another Indian pickle favourite Lime Pickle. I am guilty of sneaking a teaspoon or two from the fridge, and it’s lovely … Continue reading
Last year chocolate truffles went down very well , and though Nick the lovely boyfriend has assumed responsibility for the majority of the Christmas gift making I found a lovely jar blue and white jars filled with stem ginger that … Continue reading
Things have been very manic lately I have been working long hours , commuting and with more than the odd work Christmas I have been left with little time to do any real food shopping which has meant raiding the … Continue reading
When the whole is greater than the sum of the two parts. This was totally based on needing to put something together in rush tonight. I had some rabbit joints in the freezer cooked ages ago ,but not a lot. … Continue reading
Got home after a horrible day how much did I need a hug but soup had to do , hearty and delicious simple vegetable soup with pot barley , this should be a very chunky soup the pot barley gives … Continue reading