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Month: June 2016

Strawberries on the Allotment = Strawberry and Coconut Ice Cream!

Strawberries on the Allotment = Strawberry and Coconut Ice Cream!

When you have an allotment it seems that everything starts producing at once making it easy to get overwhelmed.  However this immense movement usually starts from the middle of July. It is nice therefore to have something to collect from the middle to end of […]

St Albans: 1st Annual St Albans Street Festival

St Albans: 1st Annual St Albans Street Festival

St Albans, Hertfordshire does love a good street fair, farmers’ market, french market or Christmas market so it was no surprise to find the St Albans Street Festival was so popular.  The whole town centre was taken over by street food stalls, children’s activities and […]

Harvester Restaurant Review – Perfect Family Meal Out

Harvester Restaurant Review – Perfect Family Meal Out

Even the most intrepid foodie has to have some down time.  Sometimes on a Friday night, when I am too tired to cook, Mr R will suggest we pop into our local Harvester Restaurant for some chicken or ribs and salad bar. Mr R will often […]

Grenada: School Time: – They Need Your Help!

Grenada: School Time: – They Need Your Help!

School Time – They need your help!! Last year I attended the 2nd Annual Grenada Chocolate Festival and had a really fantastic time. Before I went someone told me that a trip to Grenada would be life changing experience – little did I know how […]

Grenada: Sugar and Spice Ice Cream Company

Grenada: Sugar and Spice Ice Cream Company

Sugar and Spice Ice Cream Company Most people like ice cream but I LOVE it!! I especially love it homemade or made by small producers – there seems to be so much more depth and flavour to the finished product. After dinner on our first night in […]

Grenada: Spice Giveaway

Grenada: Spice Giveaway

Spice Giveaway of Grenada spices. Cinnamon is one of my favourite ingredients and pretty much enhances any recipe you add it to.  Try to imagine apple pie without cinnamon.  That is almost like thinking of serving rice pudding without nutmeg another of my top favourite […]