Old Fashioned Christmas Pudding Recipe

Christmas Pudding is an integral part of British Christmas celebrations. You may have seen illustrations in the classic novel, ‘A Christmas Carol’ by Charles Dickens, depicting a flaming pudding being carried proudly to the table. Similar imagery is still used in advertisements in the UK today. Christmas pudding is still a seriously big deal over Read More…

Easy Mediterranean Sausage and Vegetable Bake

My Easy Mediterranean Sausage and Vegetable Bake is a one pan dinner that the whole family will love. It doesn’t take very long to make, and it’s full of healthy ingredients. Varying the type of sausages you use can make this a very versatile recipe. I like to use the handmade Caramelised Onion Sausages from my Read More…

Great Fall Ideas from The Hearth and Soul Link Party

Welcome to more Great Fall Ideas at The Hearth and Soul Link Party! You can share posts about anything that feeds your soul at The Hearth and Soul Link Party – including family, home, recipes, decorating, crafts, DIY, travel, organisation, book reviews, the arts, self improvement and more.  There’s been a lot going on in Read More…

How To Lose Weight and Keep It Off

This is a sponsored post brought to you by Lean Greens. The opinions herein are completely my own and are based on my own experience. This post also contains affiliate links to products I use and am happy to endorse.  Want to know how to lose weight and keep it off? Here are some easy hints, Read More…

5 Things To Do In Venice

As well as being one of the most beautiful cities in the world, Venice is full of history and culture. Make your visit even more special with these top 5 things to do in Venice. Take a Gondola Ride Exploring Venice by Gondola is the very best way to experience the real Venice. There are Read More…

Halloween Inspiration from The Hearth and Soul Link Party

There’s definitely a chill in the air, and now Canadian Thanksgiving has passed, I’ve begun to think about Halloween. So this week I’m featuring lots of Halloween inspiration! Here at The Hearth and Soul Link Party, you can share posts about anything that feeds your soul. That includes family, home, recipes, decorating, crafts, DIY, travel, Read More…

Old-Fashioned Lemon Ginger Crinkle Cookies

Old-Fashioned Lemon Ginger Crinkle Cookies are little sugar-coated pillows of goodness, lightly crisp on the outside and tender, almost cake-like on the inside. You notice the light, lemony flavour immediately; the tangy ginger tends to creep up on you, with a lovely, warming kick. An homage to the lemon-ginger herb teas that I often enjoy, Read More…

October Inspiration from The Hearth and Soul Link Party

Hello from Ontario and welcome to The Hearth and Soul Link Party. I’m sharing lots of October Inspiration this week to celebrate the season of harvest, pumpkins, fall fruits and Halloween! Please join in The Hearth and Soul Link Party by sharing posts about everything from home and family life, recipes, decorating, crafts, and DIY Read More…

Freshen Up Your Home For Fall – Easy Tips

There are lots of easy, inexpensive ways to freshen up your home for fall and really get the most of this lovely season.  Even though the fall season in the UK isn’t generally as bright or sunny as it is in North America, I do love this time of year. I’m definitely a believer in Read More…

Beef and Ale Stew – A Traditional British Recipe

It’s one of those magical, misty mornings here in the south of England. A light fog gently dips over the trees and you really can’t see the sky for clouds. There’s a damp chill in the air and I find myself craving multiple cups of steaming hot tea. I know that my family will be looking forward Read More…