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Creamy Lemon Butter Recipe

Creamy Lemon Butter Recipe

Recipe by Eden   Ingredients 4 eggs (beaten) 3/4 cup castor sugar 1/2 cup lemon juice 3 teaspoons grated lemon rind 125gm butter Method 1 – Combine all ingredients in top of a double boiler. 2 – Stir continuously until mixture thickens. 3 – Bottle and store in...
Chapatti Recipe

Chapatti Recipe

Ingredients Roundabout 3 cups of plain flour 1 cup of warm water Olive oil Salt, to taste   Method 1 – Add the water to the flour and mix to a soft and not sticky dough 2 – Knead well 3 – Form into a ball, cover and leave in the bowl at room temperature for at...
Mint In Your Garden

Mint In Your Garden

Mint is a perennial herb that is easy to grow and is notoriously known for escaping garden boundaries in search of more space to put its roots down and to expand its horizons. Due to its ability to spread so rapidly it may leave you wondering if mint is worth growing....
Homemade Ginger Beer

Homemade Ginger Beer

The beautiful taste of homemade ginger beer has been the highlight of my childhood and the smell is imprinted on my brain along with memories of special occasions. Mum only ever cracks the lid off the tall brown bottles (with labels saying “Mum’s Ginger Beer”)...
Fairy Houses

Fairy Houses

Hello! If any of you have met me, you will know that I am a magic-believin’, dragon-ridin’, tree-talkin’, fairy-findin’, mushroom-ring-dancin’ little fantasy freak. This article is about building fairy houses. I’ll be going through...
Native Violet Jelly

Native Violet Jelly

In our family, my Mum makes lots of jams, jellies, relishes and chutneys. I want to share with you one of my favourite jellies that she makes at this time of the year – Native Violet Jelly. Mum sends me into the garden to pick hundreds of beautiful pale mauve...