Building a Cob Oven

Building a Cob Oven

Following our recent move to Gloucestershire we have started tackling the large garden.  One of the main reasons for buying our house was so that I would have room to create an “outside kitchen” more specifically including a cob bread oven.  A joy of...
Time for Pancakes…

Time for Pancakes…

Pancakes really are one of those recipes that often get forgotten except for the once a year supermarket rush on ready mixes. They are really are very easy to make, great fun (especially for the kids) and can be as healthy, gooey, sweet or savoury as you like. We...
Starting a bread addiction

Starting a bread addiction

One of the things that I really got into last year was sour dough bread making, I’d tried a few years previously without much success, and the poor starter simply made it’s way to back of the fridge oblivion and was forgotten.  Whilst at a friends house in...

Dartmouth Crab Festival – August 5th 2012

A fabulous day in Dartmouth on August 5th 2012, dodging the showers to celebrate lots of fabulous local crab (not to forget fabulous Manna from Devon brownies!) Mitch Tonks and Nathan Outlaw provided “cracking” entertainment (sorry couldn’t resist)...