Fleur meets Cookie & Felix

The Pregnant, Rescued cat, Fleur, has met two of our boys, Cookie & Felix through the pen that she is in.  We let her out for some fresh air, and the boys just happened to be around.  Here’s a video we shot of her. …...
Looking forward to the plum harvest

Looking forward to the plum harvest

It is worth checking out the plum harvest to make this delicious treat. Collect around 1kg plums (under-ripe ones are best).  Wash these thoroughly discarding ones which are damaged – no need to de-stone them.  Place them in a thick-bottomed pan with just...

Bumper Rhubarb Crop

Have you noticed there has been a bumper crop of Rhubarb this year? My little plot has produced kilos of rhubarb every week. So what do you do with it once various permutations of stewed rhubarb, rhubarb crumbles and rhubarb pies have been exhausted? Here’s a...
Liver Cake Recipe for Dogs

Liver Cake Recipe for Dogs

Jemima has her own recipe for Liver Cake for dogs.  They only get a tiny bit as training treats, and her dogs work well for it. The ingredients are as  follows: A cup of Flour (any sort but self raising makes it a bigger cake) Liver – I just normally buy about...

A Delicious Way of Using left-over Christmas Pudding

Christmas Cherry Souffle Pre-heat the oven to 180*C (160 for a fan oven) or gas mark 4.  Butter 2 x7 inch souffle or casserole dishes. Put a large baking sheet in the oven to warm up. For each 2oz of left over christmas pud, (crumbled), you will need 4 tablesp brandy...