Eat / Gift / Grow

Eat your weeds #1

Weekends are ideal for walks in the countryside and gentle afternoons weeding the garden (remember to wear sunscreen – it’s all too easy to get burned when distracted by a particularly stubborn clump of weeds). Both of these activities give you ample opportunity to stock up the larder. While most people tend to throw their … Continue reading

Eat / Grow

Smoked trout salad, home made burgers and Fiddlehead ferns

I’ve had an utterly joyful Easter weekend full of foraging, Easter egg hunts, BBQs and enjoying the first few meals from the garden. Along with home made burgers (good mince with a reasonable fat content, finely chopped fried onion and good bacon, tomato puree, Balsalmic vinegar, Worcestershire sauce, chilli, Maldon salt and pepper, all mixed together, formed … Continue reading