Category Archives: basil

Lots of things to do with tomatoes

With the beautiful weather of the past few days my tomatoes have been ripening well, and today, when I actually should have been working hard but was procrastinating wildly, I went out into the garden to pick some of the … Continue reading

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Favourite summer salad

    The summer holidays are drawing to an end, my daughter went back to school today and my son follows on Wednesday.    In the summer on my days off from work we love eating meze style lunches outside. … Continue reading

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Stuffed Courgette flowers

I’ve grown courgettes before but never tried eating the flowers.  I’d always thought it looked like a bit of a faff, but with the children away on holiday with their father, and a a less packed work schedule than usual … Continue reading

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