Inspiration for the New Year from The Hearth and Soul Link Party

There’s lots of inspiration for the New Year at this week’s Hearth and Soul Link Party! Welcome! At Hearth and Soul, blog posts about¬†anything that feeds your soul are welcome. Share your blog posts about family, home, recipes, decorating, crafts, DIY, travel, organisation, book reviews, the arts, self improvement and more! My family and I Read More…

Best Chocolate Orange Brownies

Back in 2014 when I first blogged these Chocolate Orange Brownies, I was under pressure. My husband and son had been asking me to make brownies for some time. I had been hesitating because <ahem> I hadn’t actually ever made brownies before except once from a mix a very, very long time before that. In Read More…

Chicken with Cashew Nuts Recipe

Do you love Chicken with Cashew Nuts as much as I do? It is one of my favourite Chinese dishes. However I sometimes find that the versions served in restaurants is disappointing, and I worry about the calories, salt and fat they contain. Fancy a recipe that tastes even better than your local Chinese restaurant Read More…

Enjoying January at The Hearth and Soul Link Party

Happy New Year! Welcome to the first Hearth and Soul Link Party for 2018. This week’s features are all about enjoying January – a month that can be a bit challenging to enjoy, especially with the weather in the northern hemisphere! At Hearth and Soul, blog posts about¬†anything that feeds your soul are welcome. Share Read More…

An Occasional Vegetarian – The Easy Way to Eat Less Meat

Want to cut back on the amount of meat you eat but not give it up entirely?¬†Consider becoming an occasional vegetarian! I’ve always felt a bit uncomfortable about eating meat, and I was vegetarian for a period of time. However never eating meat just didn’t work for me long term, so I decided to reduce Read More…