The best ever chocolate brownie recipe

The best ever chocolate brownie recipe

First of all, I should say that this isn’t my recipe. Nine years ago I discovered a marvellous book (details at the bottom of this post) which was full of delightful and delicious recipes, and also used vegetables instead of fats. This really appealed to me as I...
Sensational summer strawberries recipe

Sensational summer strawberries recipe

When I think about summer, it’s long hot days, beautiful beaches and strawberries and cream. Wimbledon is in July, too, and this dish is synonymous with the tennis event. While this is a lovely treat, I found an alternative to cream which has less calories and...
Enjoy a cream tea in the South West of England

Enjoy a cream tea in the South West of England

A cream tea at the Two Bridges Hotel, Dartmoor By Gillian Adams Do you take cream or jam first? This may seem like an unusual question, but it’s one that is hotly debated in the counties of Devon and Cornwall, which lie in the South West of England. The...
You are what you eat

You are what you eat

‘You are what you eat’ is an old saying, but over the years you come to realise that what you put into your body has a direct impact on how you feel. Modern medicine is coming around to seeing that your whole lifestyle matters so here are three...