Taking a Trip to the Grocery Store

Here are a few practical ways for you to grocery shop in trying times. We may not be able to travel far from home, but let’s make the most of those little trips, i.e. grocery shopping. DON’T HOARD!  We all need to eat so let’s share the goods. Encourage the grocery workers (from a distance) […]

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Recipe of the Month – Welsh Cakes from Wales

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Here’s a great recipe from The Visit Wales website for the traditional Welsh Cakes by Kathryn Gunter  https://www.visitwales.com/things-do/food-drink/welsh-food/traditional-welshcakes-recipe Recipe 8 oz self raising flour 2oz castor sugar 4oz margarine or butter 1 or 2 handfuls of sultanas 1 or 2 eggs depending on mixture Method Makes around 10-12 – Sieve flour into bowl, then add margarine […]

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Recipe of the Month – Italy


Meet my blogging friend/chef Roz, https://www.italianbellavita.com/ who has a wonderful website with recipes from Italy. She has been so kind to allow me to share her wonderful website and her amazing culinary delights. Attached please find a superb copped salad recipe.  To get yourself in the mood to travel to Italy, experience this dish prior to […]

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Recipe for the Month – Sacher Torte – Austrian


Why not try your hand at making the Original Sacher Torte! Ingredients Cake ¾ cup (170 g) butter; 6 ½ oz (180 g) semi-sweet chocolate; ¾ cup (170 g) sugar; 8 egg yolks; 1 cup (120 g) flour; 10 egg whites, stiffly beaten; 2 tbs. apricot jam; Icing 1 cup (225 g) sugar; ⅓ cup […]

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