Beer, Herbs, Cheese, Syrup and a Greensaver Giveaway on my Kitchen Table

On my kitchen table is an occasional feature where I share my views on the food, drinks and kitchen gadgets that I have been sent to review.   There are

OXO Good Grips Complete Grate and Slice Set and a Giveaway

I have a new favourite toy!  It’s the OXO Good Grips Complete Grate and Slice set.  It’s a kind of mini mandoline and grater in one and it’s just the

Cauliflower ‘Fried’ Rice

Cauliflower Fried Rice  I was a bit of a sceptic when I first heard about cauliflower rice, I just couldn’t believe that it would be a substitute for rice, no

Chocolate Mincemeat Tart

I like lots of mincemeat in my tarts and sometimes find that the small tarts tend towards an overload of pastry and not much mincemeat whereas a nice big tart

Salted Caramel Apple Cupcakes – National Cupcake Week Pt 1

It’s National Cupcake Week 15 -21 September so if you were looking for an excuse to make or eat cupcakes you need look no further!  I haven’t made any cupcakes

Heritage Tomatoes with Mixed Herb Dressing

It’s salad time!  Gardens, markets and supermarkets are full of lovely salad vegetables and they all taste so much better with a simple herb dressing.  OXO Good Grips, have a

Courgette and Hummus Pizza

I saw a photograph of a Courgette (Zucchini) and Hummus Pizza on Pinterest, unfortunately the link went to a blog that was private so I wasn’t able to get the

Berrytastic Strawberry and Blueberry Cake

‘Tis the season for berries, and how I love them!  Strawberries, raspberries, gooseberries, blueberries, blackberries and currants too, it makes my mouth water just thinking about them. I tend to

Haggis, Sweeties, Jam and magnets

As soon as I knew I was going to Nova Scotia, I wanted to take some Scottish gifts to my hosts.  I was delighted when Wee Sweetie agreed to create

DIY Bank Holiday? Cleaning up with Oxo Good Grips

Are you planning any DIY this Bank Holiday weekend?  We’ve been living in a building site for three months and I can’t tell you how many times I’ve cleaned up