Going over the ‘edge

Woo-hoo! Spring has arrived! It’s been a little while since I last posted. Other events in life have meant that I haven’t been able to spend much time in the garden of late, and what little time I’ve had has been dedicated to some pretty boring tasks. Like mending cloches and picking up …

Unparsimonious Parsnip Cake

Gosh, this is really, really, REALLY good! On a lacklustre Sunday afternoon, I can highly recommend this parsnip cake recipe. I’m not …

Spicy Parsnip Soup

As promised, here’s a recipe for my Spicy Parsnip Soup, which was surprisingly sophistica-tasty for something so quick and easy to make. I …

3 gifts for budding kitchen gardeners

The Kew Gardens Children’s Cookbook: Plant, Cook, Eat! (£12.95) If your small child is even vaguely interested in helping you in the garden, or …