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Courgette, Lime and Pistachio Cake.

Courgette, Lime and Pistachio Cake.

I love baking cakes. I bake a lot. My only problem is, when I bake a cake, there is usually only my husband or me to eat it. This in turn can lead to a sweet tooth and a tiny bit of cake-related-middle-aged-spread. Which is […]

Seeds You Can Plant In January

Seeds You Can Plant In January

As many of my friends can attest, I have more than a passing obsession with all things gardening. For the last couple of weeks, seed catalogues galore have been plopping onto my doormat. Each morning, I sit with a cup of tea and I plan […]

Getting the Poly Tunnel Ready for Planting.

Getting the Poly Tunnel Ready for Planting.

This time last year, we were putting the finishing touches to our new poly tunnel. Eagerly anticipating that magic date, sometime in March, when all the seed packets say it’s time to start planting seeds. This year, I’m afraid I simply can’t wait until March. […]