Roasted Flower Sprouts

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roasted flower sprouts

Roasted Flower Sprouts I stumbled upon these amazing vegetables about a month ago.They look like the love child of a brussels sprout and kale, with their teen tiny cabbage like appearance. They are seriously delicious!  I can’t get enough of them.  Originally I was steaming or boiling them.  Then during a trip to Chiltern Firehouse in December with friends, I tried them roasted … Read More

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Deliciously Ella Book Review

DianaMains, Recipes, Sides

Deliciously Ella Book Review Ella Woodward is one of the keynote speakers at the Britmums annual conference in a weeks time, and I have been asked to write review of her book Deliciously Ella.  I’m giving away a copy of the book to one lucky reader.  See details at the foot  to see how to win – closing date 26th June 2015 Unless … Read More

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Mexican Spicy Potato Recipe

DianaCinco de Mayo, Mains, Recipes, Sides

Mexican spicy potatos

Mexican Spicy Potato Recipe Mexican Spicy Potatoes are a great easy supper – or they can be a great side dish alongside something more substantial.  Anything easy always gets my vote.Even better, if you are using leftover potatoes this can be ready in less than 5 minutes.  Perfect for when you are cooking for 1 person, as its one pan cooking and easy … Read More

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Pancakes With Sweetcorn And Parma Ham

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savoury pancakes with sweetcorn

Pancakes With Sweetcorn And Parma Ham Its pancake day (or Shrove Tuesday) today.  Apparently according to my children, its illegal not to eat pancakes today. When we make pancakes, we go for the american style billowy pillows of pancakey heaven.  My go to recipe is Nigellas american breakfast pancakes.  They have never failed me. Its half term, and was bucketing … Read More

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Make Your Own Breadcrumbs

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Make Your Own Breadcrumbs

Make Your Own Breadcrumbs As well as being economical, it is so easy to make your own breadcrumbs.  The best crumbs are made from 1 or 2 day old bread, often that will just be thrown out anyway, so this is a great way to avoid throwing out food. Breadcrumbs can be either soft (fresh) or if you want them … Read More

DianaMake Your Own Breadcrumbs