lately and ramblings…

lately and ramblings…

    /My cousin’s wedding/ Peppermint tea with a friend/ Games day with the homeschoolers /Lew’s drawing of Sunny/ The launch of Pip magazine/ baking lots of berry and rhubarb crumbles /Making pumpkin soup from my home grown butternuts/ Pickling cucumbers/ Amidst the...
easy chilli jam recipe

easy chilli jam recipe

    The loveliest thing happened a few weeks ago. Lew and I were down at the river having our usual swim and walk with the dogs. We were just finishing up when  some people turned up with their dogs. We politely said our hellos and then got to a bit of chatting, as...
summer veggies & colanders full

summer veggies & colanders full

    How’s this hot, dry summer? Ugh! I’m definitely counting down the days until summer is gone and autumn is here. The past month has been unusually hot and dry in our neck of the woods and on top of that we’ve had estate pumping issues so I haven’t been able to...
home made crackers

home made crackers

    I found the recipe over here and it’s too good not to share. These were so easy I can’t  believe I’ve not made them before! They are pretty much a basic pizza/bread dough but without the yeast. Just a note though, if you look up ‘all purpose flour’ on dodgy...