How to make Easy Blackberry and Apple Trifle

Easy Blackberry and Apple Trifle is a glorious autumnal layered dessert full of sweet and tart flavours topped with whipped cream and crunchy toasted almonds. An ideal make-ahead dessert for entertaining.

Slow Cooker Chorizo, Potato and Runner Bean Recipe

This Slow Cooker Chorizo, Potato and Runner Bean recipe is perfect for making an inexpensive, tasty and filling meal using potatoes and runner beans from the garden or allotment. If you don’t have a garden or allotment, no problem, you can still make this hearty one-pot

How to make Spicy Courgette and Apple Chutney

Spicy Courgette and Apple Chutney is the ideal recipe to use a glut of courgettes (zucchini) and apples. It’s sweet, spicy and piquant making it the perfect accompaniment.

Chocolate Orange Scottish Shortbread

Chocolate Orange Scottish Shortbread is a twist on the traditional Scottish shortbread finger. There is orange zest in the shortbread, then the baked fingers are dipped in dark chocolate then sprinkled with a mixture of more orange zest and sugar. They are so delicious and feel like a luxurious treat, ideal for afternoon tea.

Easy Blackberry and Apple Hand Pies

Easy Blackberry and Apple Hand Pies are individual crisp puff pastry pies filled with a luscious sweet blackberry and apple compote. They are easy to make and a real taste of the end of summer.

Oaty Rhubarb Cheesecake Bars

Oaty Rhubarb Cheesecake Bars have a crisp oat base topped with rich baked cheesecake with delicious little pieces of roasted rhubarb inside and topped with rhubarb puree, they are so good!

Cloud Eggs and a kids’ guide to going veggie

Making Cloud Eggs is really simple and they are so pretty! Check out the recipe and read my review of Living on the Veg, a kids guide to living without meat.

How to make Classic Rhubarb Crumble

I can’t believe I’ve never posted a recipe for Classic Rhubarb Crumble!  It’s a favourite dessert and always the very first recipe I make with the rhubarb from my garden,

How to make Perfect Scottish Porridge (Oatmeal)

Porridge (Oatmeal) is the ultimate healthful breakfast and Scotland is the home of porridge so, along with Hamlyn’s of Scotland, I’m going to show you how to make the Perfect

Simply Seasonal Wild Garlic, Ham and Pea Chowder

This Simply Seasonal Wild Garlic, Ham and Pea Chowder is the result of my annual spring obsession with foraging for wild garlic in the woods close to where I live.