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preparing for winter...with jam

I am not chopping wood or knitting jumpers. Just back from London I stick to my promise of making apricot and strawberry jam for my nieces’ and nephew’s pancakes as well as for the yoga retreat that I will be catering for later in summer. 182 more words



I wanted to build something that would be simple but restrictive, kind of rustic-style, so I decided to make my own stocks. The material costs are reasonable, the amount of work and time is a bit higher, but of course depends on the tools you have (access to) and your knowledge and experience. 497 more words

Seafood Corn Chowder

In the interests of full disclosure:

  • this is not my recipe
  • nor have I made it beforeā€¦

I have enjoyed it at my friend Victoria’s home however, where she has made it to begin the Good Friday lunch that her family host each year (they also own and run a beautiful Barossa Valley winery and restaurant, … 344 more words

Gluten Free