Monthly Archives: July 2013

Where would you be?

Originally posted on Old Dog. New Tricks:
You know those places…. there aren’t many of them…. The places that are top of the list when somebody says to you where would you rather be? Well where I’d rather be is…

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Planning my new orchard….

Unbelievably it’s a whole year ago this week that I moved into my lovely¬† cottage – Grade 2 listed and apparently one of the oldest houses in the village. Magically hidden away next to the church and school in an … Continue reading

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Squidly diddly…..

Some cooking smells are like snatches of old songs – they take you right back to a certain time and place. And that may be a good or bad thing, depending on the aroma. Stewed cabbage and I’m in the … Continue reading

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Dont miss this July down at the Farmers’ Market

Penshurst in the sunshine It’s market day at Penshurst on Saturday, and the sun is forecast to shine. I’m not cooking there this month so hurray – a chance to do my own shopping and plan a feast for the … Continue reading

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Summer time and the eating is easy….

Oh, how I love cooking at this time of year when the sun has finally decided to show its face, my garden is lush with roses, herbs and that evocative summer evening scent of mown grass and cooling air after … Continue reading

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