Tag Archives: Honey

Individual spiced fig and almond tortes

Last weekend our little family hopped in our jam packed car and headed for the seaside for a long weekend and a family wedding. We weren’t heading for just any seaside, but an idyllic spot with a beautiful white sandy … Continue reading

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Ricotta blueberry pancakes with a side of bananas, honey and Greek yoghurt

I think I’ve picked endless topics and recipes to write about on my blog over the last couple of weeks, which has probably resulted in taking so long to sit down and write it. This excuse is also coupled with … Continue reading

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Rhubarb, pistachio and almond bircher muesli (with a sprinkling of chocolate chip nibs, if desired)

I’m not sure when it happened but at some point in my life, I stopped being given Easter eggs.  It’s a sorry state of affairs I know but it’s probably good for my waistline. It’s a bit like a Christmas … Continue reading

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Roasted figs with honey and Marsala served with a dollop of zesty orange mascarpone accompanied by orange shortbread biscuits

This past week I did my first ‘staycation’ in years. Growing up, many summer holidays were spent in Sandbanks where my Grandpa had bought a house back in the 50s long before the area became fashionable. He had a beautiful … Continue reading

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