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Natural Yoghurt

Natural Yoghurt

It is so easy to make yoghurt and it tastes even better becuase you’ve made it! I told my husband I was off to the shops to buy some yoghurt so I could make yoghurt, he looked and we weirdly but it’s the live cultures […]

Chilli Jam

Chilli Jam

  Christmas is just around the corner and there are so many delicious things to make! My mum and I made four batches of this jam to give as Christmas gifts. It’d go perfect with leftover ham, turkey or in sandwiches with cold meats. The […]

Basil Pesto

Basil Pesto

I had a thought not too long ago,  why don’t I like pesto? I mean, I love every ingredient – basil, pine nuts, parmesan, spinach, oil, garlic?! Doesn’t make sense! But as every other recipe, there are so many variations, just came down to finding the […]

Soda Bread

Soda Bread

Good bread is the most fundamentally satisfying of all foods; good bread with fresh butter, the greatest of feasts! – James Beard This was super quick to make. No proving needed which means you can have bread fresh out of the oven within the hour! […]