Paula Deen’s French Toast Casserole

Food Network highlighted this recipe last week and it seemed like the perfect idea for breakfast on Easter Sunday. I love Paula Deen’s cooking, and while I know this is far from a healthy option, it makes a gorgeous treat. It’s also easy to make as most of it is prepared the night before. I Read More…

Egg Salad Sandwiches

I love colouring eggs at Easter, but it can mean that you end up with an awful lot of hard boiled eggs to use up. This is one of my favourite recipes for doing that. It’s my Mom’s recipe, and her egg salad sandwiches were the stuff of legend in our family. They had just Read More…

Easter Bread

Every year at Easter time I promise myself that this is the year I’m going to make Hot Cross Buns from scratch but somehow I never get round to it. My Easter Bread means I don’t have to feel guilty anymore. Easter Bread has all the flavour of hot cross buns without any of the Read More…

Happy Easter!

I walked in the woods at Sulham with my husband today. It’s especially beautiful this time of year with all the bluebells in bloom – a carpet of blue as far as the eye can see. According to the records, there have been bluebells in the woods at Sulham for centuries – these same plants Read More…

Six Days to Go…

Like any bride to be, I imagine Miss Catherine Middleton is literally counting the days until her wedding. (I think I got down to counting the hours a few days before my wedding!) I do think of her though, and hope that the pressure of being so in the spotlight is not clouding what should Read More…