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Chorizo and Butterbean Stew

Chorizo and Butterbean Stew

UPDATE: Since this recipe was first posted in 2016, it’s proven to be super popular. So I decided I Should treat you all to some nicer photos of it. I hope you enjoy! As you might have seen, I had a little break from blogging […]

Simple Garlic Root Mash

Simple Garlic Root Mash

I am so over mashed potato. In times gone by, I’d have had it with just about every meal. I loved the stuff! But now I’m a little older, I need something a bit less bland than potatoes with some butter and milk. So, I […]

Mum’s Beef Stew & My Dumplings

Mum’s Beef Stew & My Dumplings

When I think of stew, I think of cold Sunday afternoons in the middle of winter, a roaring fire and a blanket. Isn’t it a bit strange, then, to be cooking stew in the middle of August?!  Perhaps it’s because we have just returned from […]