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Colour therapy

Yesterday was a glorious day, not least for having the colour back in my cheeks. The garden also seemed to be reflecting my …

My other soup’s a Borscht

So, I got a bit more experimental with my next soup, having quite a few beetroot that needed using up, as well …

Easy peasy: the joy of direct sowing

I am really loving direct-sowing seeds in the raised beds. All of the hard work (not to mention, cost!) of last year (filling the beds with quality …

Cloche and daggers

I’d really, really like some sort of glazed structure to start seeds off this early in spring, and to house tomatoes and …

Red Cabbage & Beetroot chutney

Come the end of October, I had accumulated a large ‘volume’ of vegetables from the garden that needed using in a ‘big’ …

Nothing beets…

… a plate of home-grown September salad when you’re feeling a little lacklustre. Crunchy, tasty, bursting with vitamins and minerals. Here I’ve mixed freshly …

It would beetroot to refuse

MNM is a whizz with the juicer. I’ve already featured the delicious juice he made with celery. Scroll down to read his …

Beetroot to your roots

I love beetroot, either cooked or raw, thinly sliced into salads.  Goats cheese, beetroot and pine nuts are pretty much an all …