Hearty chestnut risotto

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Hearty chestnut risotto

Posted 28 / 11 / 2018

Risotto is one of my favourite easy, hearty meals to cook. They tend to take just one pan, so there’s minimum cleanup, and once the ingredients are prepared you can really just leave them simmering. It’s lovely in that the bare bones of the dish are really simple, and you can tweak recipes as you […]

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Seasonal recipe: veggie paella

Posted 19 / 03 / 2018

It’s finally getting to that time of year where the days are getting longer and I’ve even stopped in the street to enjoy the sun on my face for a few moments! The start of spring is a really precious time, and it’s around this point where I invariably start casting my mind forward to […]

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Veganuary recipe: One-pot pasta

Posted 16 / 01 / 2018

Veganuary is a great charity that inspires people all over the world to challenge themselves to just eat a vegan diet throughout January – and, if it works out for them, eventually spread into the rest of the year the habit of not eating meat or animal products. Eating a vegan diet is great for […]

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New years resolutions for beginner gardeners

Posted 02 / 01 / 2018

Here we are, in the new year already! I was thinking over the festive season about the challenges that lie ahead for me in the garden this year. What tips would I give to a gardener who’s relatively new to the game?Overall, the most important thing is to enjoy the ride! Nature’s bounties are a […]

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Quick and easy festive finger food recipes

Posted 18 / 12 / 2017

At this time of year it never feels like there’s enough time to get everything done – does anyone else feel like that?! If you’re despairing over some last-minute festive party preparations, you’re probably not alone, and I hope this little collection of quick and easy finger food recipes will help you out. Some of […]

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Halloween recipe: warming pumpkin soup

Posted 17 / 10 / 2017

One of the best bits about October (for me, anyway) is Halloween. Call me a big kid, but I love all the inventive (and not so inventive) fancy dress costumes, spooky films and overdoing the sweeties. I also love that it’s a light-hearted, fun holiday that distracts my attention from the fact that the clocks […]

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