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Ode to Autumn Salad
Ode to Autumn Salad
September 29, 2020

When I’m in need of some build me up butternut therapy I go into roasting mode with a butternut squash and make it into a salad – it works wonders warm or cold. “Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness” John Keats, Ode to Autumn.

Soup it up
Soup it up
February 12, 2021

I could dine on soup alone and often I do …
BEAUTIFUL Soup, so rich and green,
Waiting in a hot tureen!
Who for such dainties would not stoop?
Soup of the evening, beautiful Soup!
Soup of the evening, beautiful Soup! Lewis Carroll

Quick fix salads
Quick fix salads
August 31, 2020

Even as we head towards autumn when the sun is thinner, there’s nothing better to lift the mood than sitting outside surrounded by all the colours under the sun, catching some back end of summer rays and with a bowl of Mediterranean freshness topped with crispy Habas Fritas. Everyone can dream.