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Hot Chocolate Recipe

Posted by Dee Sewell on December 19, 2014

This easy to make hot chocolate recipe is indulgent and delicious, a real treat for the holiday season and a tasty winter warmer.

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Cooking Pumpkins in the Community

Cooking Pumpkins in the Community

Posted by Dee Sewell on October 14, 2014

If you grow your own food, it helps to know how to cook and prepare it.

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Night of a Thousand Feasts

Will You Join The Night of a Thousand Feasts?

Posted by Dee Sewell on October 10, 2014

Night of a Thousand Feasts – Eat, drink and raise funds for an Educational Food Centre

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5 Cucumber Recipes

5 Cucumber Recipes (and a Slug Deterrent)

Posted by Dee Sewell on October 6, 2014

A community garden group were set a challenge to come up with some different uses for a cucumber. Here’s their suggestions.

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Meet the Cheesemakers

Slow Food – Meet the Makers

Posted by Dee Sewell on September 27, 2014

Meeting the makers of our food can change the way we view and eat it. Here’s why.

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In Season: Apple Cake Recipe

Posted by Dee Sewell on September 24, 2014

We’ve struggled to grow apple trees for years but this year saw our first harvest & an opportunity make apple cake!

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Calendula officinalis: Edible flowers aren’t just for salads

Posted by Dee Sewell on September 10, 2014

Calendula has been around for centuries. It’s ornamental, medicinal & culinary and apart from healing, can jazz up your garden or cupcakes.

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In Season Recipe: Easy and Healthy (ish) Plum Crumble

Posted by Dee Sewell on September 5, 2014

Lots of tree fruit are coming into season, not least plums. Here’s a recipe for plum crumble and a link to a plum liqueur.

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