Cherry almond & polenta crumble cake

cherry crumble cake close up

I  came up with the idea for this cake as my entry to the  Simple and in Season monthly blogging event over at Ren Behan’s Fabulicious Food. July for  me,  is when I love to both cook with and eat all the delicious fruits that are readily available and at their best. I struggled […]

Summer courgette, pea & basil soup with cheese & olive scone tray-bake


As I was at home for the afternoon, I thought it would be a good idea to try out some new foods on the children for lunch and decided to let them get involved with the cooking which always seems to make them more interested in trying out the end results. Although small boy has […]

Devon cream tea with a twist

Devon Cream Tea

Having just written my latest post on holidaying in Devon, I felt the need to come up with a recipe that would represent the month of June and ingredients that are readily found in South Devon at this time of the year. The ingredient I have focused on is strawberries, the ultimate sweet berry that […]