Recipe: veggie mushroom burgers

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Recipe: veggie mushroom burgers

Posted 28 / 03 / 2020

There are lots of different vegetarian burger patties on the market available to buy, but there’s something really satisfying about tucking into your own recipe. I often cook this when I fancy a treat, and the good news is these mushroom burgers are packed with protein and fibre, B vitamins and selenium, a powerful antioxidant […]

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Growing your own bonsai tree

Posted 08 / 03 / 2020

The Japanese word bon-sai literally translates to ‘planted in a container’, and this peaceful and attractive art form is the practice of training tree seedlings into attractive miniature shapes. Bonsai has been around for over a thousand years, originating in China and being reinterpreted in Zen buddhism. Buying your own bonsai tree is an easy way […]

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Seasonal recipe: Leek & gorgonzola risotto

Posted 24 / 02 / 2020

There’s nothing more homey and satisfying on a cold evening that a steaming pot of risotto. It’s nutritious and tasty for all the family, and a benefit of this recipe is that it only takes one pot. This recipe is a really tasty one, with punchy blue cheese, aromatic thyme and seasonal leeks, packed with […]

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Unusual flower choices this Valentine’s Day

Posted 11 / 02 / 2020

Valentine’s Day comes around each year, with the promise of blossoming love, candlelit dinners and romantic gestures that bring a bit of brightness to this grey season. The roots of St Valentine’s Day aren’t as warm and cosy though – it’s named after the 3rd-century Roman priest Valentinus, who was executed on February 14th. It […]

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Seasonal recipe: Winter white bean broth

Posted 27 / 01 / 2020

I think that during the colder months there’s nothing better than a hearty bowl of warming soup – and even better when it’s this simple and mess-free to make! Creamy cannellini beans (also known as white kidney beans) add protein and bulk, and the broth is warm and fragrant with herbs – it’s a real […]

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Garden jobs for January

Posted 09 / 01 / 2020

You’d be forgiven for assuming that January is a quiet month in the garden; but don’t be fooled! Whilst the temptation can be to just lock the door and forget about your plot, it’s important to maintain some level of maintenance in preparation for the spring months. Although it might not feel like it, spring […]

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