Slow Cooker Beef Brisket Goulash

Slow Cooker Beef Brisket Goulash : Smoked paprika & plenty of peppers transform chunks of inexpensive lean brisket into something special. Serve with noodles & sour cream or a big bowl of creamy mashed potatoes.

Slow Cooker Beef Brisket Goulash : Smoked paprika & plenty of peppers transform chunks of inexpensive lean brisket into something special. Serve with noodles & sour cream or a big bowl of creamy mashed potatoes. Well, what a start to 2017 for me. I’d been feeling rather ill over New Year I went to the …Continue Reading…

Snowmen Brownie Pops – Christmas Gifts

Snowmen Brownie Pops - soft gooey brownies covered in white chocolate. Have fun & decorate with coloured fondant, glittery sweets & sparkles for a cute edible Christmas gift!

Snowmen Brownie Pops – soft gooey brownies covered in white chocolate. Have fun & decorate with coloured fondant, glittery sweets & sparkles for a cute edible Christmas gift! For me, a big part of Christmas is the giving of homemade edible gifts. Luckily I’ve been able to get ahead with making various chutneys, chilli sauce …Continue Reading…

Mincemeat Streusel Slice

Mincemeat Streusel Slice - Christmas Mince Pies without the fuss! No rolling out & no fancy stars to cut out. A delicious buttery shortbread traybake with a mincemeat filling & a crumbly almond streusel topping.

Mincemeat Streusel Slice – Christmas Mince Pies without the fuss! No rolling out & no fancy stars to cut out. A delicious buttery shortbread traybake with a mincemeat filling & a crumbly almond streusel topping. Although I love Christmas baking during the build up to the festive season, things can become a bit hectic. This …Continue Reading…

Harvesting Elderberries: Picking, Preserving & Recipes

Harvesting Elderberries: Picking, Preserving & Recipes | Foraging tips & handy hints for picking & preserving elderberries with plenty of recipe ideas!

Harvesting Elderberries: Picking, Preserving & Recipes | Foraging tips & handy hints for picking & preserving elderberries with plenty of recipe ideas! The short season for picking and preserving elderberries means we don’t have long to get stuck in. Once the elderberries are almost black and hanging heavily on their stems, they won’t be around …Continue Reading…