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Nettle Soup Recipe

Nettle Soup Recipe

Posted by Dee Sewell on May 12, 2019

Nettles have been used to make textiles, in the culinary world and medicinally for centuries. Now nettle soup is becoming popular in the kitchen again.

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A Recipe for Friendship

Posted by Dee Sewell on December 19, 2016

Community gardening – a place where you’ll find learning and friendship and in this instance, a Kale and Spinach Soup recipe thanks to gardener Susan Hogan

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Pumpkins ~ Not Just for Halloween

5 Things to Do With a Pumpkin and One Thing Not to Do, Ever.

Posted by Dee Sewell on November 6, 2016

Five things to do with a pumpkin including making soup, roasting seeds, making pumpkin pie and seed saving. And one thing not try at home, especially alone.

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Best Carrot Cake Recipe

National Carrot Cake Day

Posted by Dee Sewell on February 3, 2016

It’s National Carrot Cake day so what better time to bake a cake and celebrate

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Chickpea curry recipe & glorious temples

Chickpeas and Temples

Posted by Dee Sewell on November 29, 2015

How does Rick Stein’s India series tie in with a Stop Food Waste campaign here in Ireland? Take a look at this Chickpea Curry recipe and find out.

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Irish Soda Bread Recipe

Irish Soda Bread Recipe

Posted by Dee Sewell on November 15, 2015

Irish soda bread is incredibly easy and quick to make. Here’s a recipe that you can adapt to make it your own.

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Braised Red Cabbage Recipe

Much More Than a Meal: Braised Red Cabbage Recipe

Posted by Dee Sewell on October 17, 2015

When you prepare and cook food that you’ve grown or sourced locally it becomes more than a nutritious meal, it evokes emotion.

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Gingerbread Recipe

Gingerbread Recipe: Honey vs Sugar

Posted by Dee Sewell on October 4, 2015

Gingerbread cake recipe and why honey is better for us than refined sugar

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