July 1, 2012 in Drinks, Food and Drinks, Garden, Preserves
This is going to be a picture post. I took a turn around the garden and here is what I saw. We have begun digging up the potatoes. I have made pesto for the freezer from the first basil. I
June 17, 2012 in Drinks, Food and Drinks, Garden
This weekend I spent working at my parents while husband and Bess got used to spending all day together. A little rehersal of his paternity leave. I go to check out the potatoe patch. Wow they have grown – as
September 29, 2010 in Drinks, Food and Drinks
Next to Elderflower, Elderberry is my favorite cordial. I am otherwise quite partial to making jellies at the moment – not the desert type but the type you eat with meat, pie, veg and pretty much everything in our house.
July 26, 2009 in Drinks, Food and Drinks
After having to throw away my last batch of fruit liqueur in December, because it had gone moldy, I was quite distraught. The problem was that I had in my naivety added to much water to the mixture. Anyway, not