jug of wild violets

Forage, cook, eat

If you drive along English country lanes at this time of year, it would be easy to dismiss the green blur of the verges as simply boring grass.

huffer bread

Weekend Baking

There is something very therapeutic about baking at the weekend. Unlike the relentless chore of putting a main meal on…


A quince is a beautiful fruit. If you walk near a quince tree you’ll probably catch the fragrant scent before…