Poolside Drinks


Two glasses of drinks next to a pool.

Discover the ultimate guide to refreshing poolside drinks! From classic cocktails to non-alcoholic refreshments, find the perfect sip for sunny summer days. When the sun is shining, and you’re lounging by the pool, there’s nothing better than a refreshing drink in hand. The right poolside drink can help you enjoy your relaxation, keeping you cool…

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Toasted Coconut Syrup


Bottle of toasted coconut syrup on a wooden table.

This simple homemade Toasted Coconut Syrup recipe packs a big tropical flavor. It’s easy to make and you only need shredded coconut, sugar and water. Perfect in drinks, on desserts or pancakes! If you love the rich, nutty flavor of coconut, you’re in for a treat. This toasted coconut syrup is simple to make and…

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Healthy Air-Fryer Scotch Eggs – Lavender and Lovage


Healthy Air-Fryer Scotch Eggs

These Slimming World Healthy Air-Fryer Scotch Eggs take away the guilt, without taking away the flavour of the usual deep-fried versions.

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Pickled Red Cabbage


A fork taking pickled red cabbage out of a jar, on a table of salad ingredients.

Make tangy, crunchy Pickled Red Cabbage at home with this quick and easy recipe. Perfect as a side dish, taco topping, or salad addition! It adds a pop of flavor and color to a wide range of dishes. I love how pickling vegetables is a super simple, but super tasty way to preserve seasonal produce,…

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Avocado Caesar Green Beans


Grab a bag of green beans, blitz up a quick avocado caesar, toast some panko, and let’s go! This is some type of magic.

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Tocanita cu carne de porc (mancare traditionala) – Laura Adamache


Tocanita cu carne de porc, reteta mancare romaneasca Tocanita cu carne de porc, mancare romaneasca ca la mama, reteta pas cu pas. Tocana cu porc, piure de cartofi si ardei copti, un deliciu pentru intreaga familie.  Delicioasa mancare cu carne de porc era unul dintre felurile mele preferate in copilarie. O mancam fierbinte, abia asteptam sa […]

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1930’s Ginger Sponge Parkin – Lavender and Lovage


1930’s Ginger Sponge Parkin

1930’s Ginger Sponge Parkin – A lovely old recipe from the early BeRo recipe books. Serve this as a cake, or as a pudding with custard or cream

A Retro Recipe for a Ginger Sponge Cake Pudding

1930’s Ginger Sponge Parkin is a fabulous recipe, that first featured in the earliest BeRo cookbooks, from the 1920’s and 1930’s.

It’s a recipe that I know well, as both my grandmother and mother used to bake this light ginger sponge cake regularly.

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Winston Churchill’s Fruit Loaf – Lavender and Lovage


Winston Churchill’s Fruit Loaf

Winston Churchill’s Fruit Loaf – I am sharing this just in time for the D Day 80 commemorations, which are coming up on the 6th June, 2024

A Vintage Recipe for D Day 80

This recipe for Winston Churchill’s Fruit Loaf is an adapted recipe that I discovered on The National Trust website, for Chartwell in Kent, Churchill’s old home.

I am sharing this just in time for the D Day 80 commemorations, which are coming up on the 6th June, 2024.

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Prajitura turnata cu cirese (pufoasa, cu ricotta) | Retete culinare Laura Adamache


Prajitura cu cirese, cu aluat pufos si crema de ricotta Prajitura turnata cu cirese, pufoasa, cu umplutura de branza ricotta. Mod de preparare si ingrediente prajitura sau placinta turnata cu fructe de vara.  Anul acesta am avut ciresul plin si dupa ce am mancat pe saturate ciresele dulci si zemoase, am facut cateva borcane de […]

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O prajitura orientala usor de facut, foarte araomata si delicioasa. Reteta e preluata de aici: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ofsP5XlsxqI Ingrediente: Pentru blat: Pentru sirop: Mod de preparare: Aluat: Pentru o forma rotunda cu diametrul de 23 sau 26 cm sau o tava patrata 23×23 cm. Se incalzeste cuptorul la 180 grade. Tava se unge cu unt. Batem ouale […]