Monthly Archives: August 2014

Guest Blog: Perfect preserves

Making Your Own Preserves – Jams and Jellies by Guest blogger, Madeleine Whybrow At this time of year our gardens and hedgerows are full of fruits and vegetables ripe for picking so there is no better time for making your own preserves. Preserving is a great way to extend the harvest season into the winter…

August blog: Courgettes, carrots and compost

Courgettes coming out of your ears? If you have a courgette glut, I have a very quick and easy recipe to deal with the surplus which works best with small courgettes (before they become too watery). Roughly chop the courgettes Slice the peppers and place all in a heavy base roasting tray Place cherry or…