Any ideas what to do with all this lovely goodies? Meyer lemons


Just been out in the garden picking in this lovely sunny happy Meyer lemon. The tree was littered cover of them. It’s a very small tree, about 1,5m high. Growing about 15 m from the house. Talking about local produce. Picked in two large pans of them. Left quite many on the three to rape…

Lemon pancakes mess with walnuts, dates, coconut, yogurt


When I was a child I sincerely hated pancakes. Nothing could get me eating it. My mum tried ice cream, sugar well everything, but nop I refused to eat it. And now as an adult I like them. How strange it was. Never heard of anyone else who didn’t eat it as a child. Anyway…

Growing vegetables at home


There is something special feeling when you can go out and harvest from your own garden. I know many who isn’t that fortunate with a garden. But there is solutions even if you living in a flat to grow your own vegetables or even your own mushrooms. I started to look into growing things at…

Slow cooked lamb with spinach


A nice warm curry is always right, special under wintertime. This one is a mild one and has lots of flavour and got the tumb up from my partner. He hates hot (chilihot) food. So you can add more chilli if you like. 3 tablespoons oil 2 large onions, sliced 3 cm piece of ginger,…

A recipebook from beautiful Andalucía , Spain


I thought I should put together a little recipe “book” of some of the Spanish recipes I done through the years since I moved here. Scroll and you will find fantastic authentic recipes. It’s a fantastic place to live in if you love to cook. Lot’s of fresh ingredients and local products. And of course…

The best Taco chicken – get a juicy tasty chicken this way


I like chicken a lot. There is so many different way you can cook them. What I don’t like is a tough dried chicken. Well don’t think anyone likes that. What is your favourite part of the bird? My favourite is the tights. Specially if you can get them deboned. As I have written before…

The very best Buttermilk pie – and how to make buttermilk at home


As I was watching the installation of the new president of USA, I made this Buttermilk pie. Very typical in the States 🇺🇸 As I was growing in you could buy ready buttermilk in the shops. Remember my grandmother was very found of drinking buttermilk. But sadly the took it away from the shops. And…

What food makes you happy?


With the virus, darkness, bad weather and maybe not having the best of health, in this moment of time, never ever has it been more important to keep up our spirits and be happy. What’s make you happy? It’s not the time to think of eating right or weight at this moment of time. We…

The world best whole roasted chicken


So many times when I roasted a whole chicken, I’ll ending up with a dry bird and that isn’t tender and tough. But I found a way to make it tender, juicy and full of flavours. As I am a big fan of Heston Blumenthal, I went to his cooking books to find the way…

Microwave out and in with a second Air fryer


Now finally the microwave went out of the kitchen! It’s been standing there for ages. Taking up space. And been used maximum 1 time a month. Some time 1 in 3 months. Don’t know why I bought it at the first place as when I moved in here, said no microwave. Do you use your…

If year 2020 was food, what would it be for you?


Last year 2020 was for me a nightmare in many, many ways. Really a year of tryings in many different ways. Not only Corona, lock downs, travelling bands… So called friends and other things but lots of strangers who had the heart on the right place. So to put 2020 into food, broccoli is the…