Butternut Squash Patties

Did you know that butternut squash isn't just another delicious vegetable As well as being a great source of beta-carotene it's also, like dark leafy greens, a great source of antioxidants. Makes me feel better already…. Everyone (including me) is putting it in pastas and soups and quiches and breads and risottos and ….. I … Continue reading…

SweetCorn Cakes

We had a great crop of sweet corn this year. Planting the seeds in a thunderstorm must be the key. The last picking included all the little half-developed ears I'd been ignoring. I steamed them along with the ones we were having for dinner – but we were't quite able to eat them all. I'd … Continue reading…

Do old posts ever die? and more zucchini recipes

As food bloggers, what do we do with the old posts? I was looking for a link to a recipe today.  I found it on one of my very, very early recipe posts. You can form your own opinion….. But I wasn’t particularly impressed with the quality pf the photos (In case you’re wondering, the … Continue reading…

Salmon Patties with Tarter Sauce; our house with a buzz-cut

It was rather exciting getting our property all cut. (Before photos) We were hoping it would end up all neat and tidy lawn. I think I’ve mentioned my great expectations in the past…. Still, I can now walk the girls all the way around our house – and see where we’re going.  That’s Lady Hamilton … Continue reading…