Food is the pillar of Life

There is nothing like freshly prepared food to show you care.  If you have a garden, a few tubs on the patio, a window-box or just a few pots on a windowsill, you can grow ingredients whether they be fruits, vegetables, salads or simply herbs and garnishes for your dishes.  

Appetizers & Canapes

Tasty morsels to get the appetite going


Bagels, Bread, Baps and Buns to delight the eye


Most important dish of the day - it needn't be a bore

Cakes & Biscuits

Can be made using flour, vegetables, beans or other store cupboard ingredients

Confectionery & Sweeties

Little bites of delight - no problem in a balanced diet if eaten as a treat

Desserts & Puddings

Ligth & nutritious as well as soul warming & filling, finishes a meal in oh so many ways

Drinks & Beverages

Alcoholic & non-alcoholic drinks can be made at home from surprisingly available elements

Entrees & Starters

Begin a meal with small & tasty treats

Ice Creams & Sorbets

Gelato, Yoghurt ice, single or multi-flavoured - surprisingly easy by hand or by machine

Jams, Marmalades & Conserves

Sweet & tasty, cheap to make & thrifty on bread, in cake & more

Main Meals

Lunch or Dinner, we all love a meal that shows we care no matter what level our skill

Marinades, Sauces & Condiments

Change the look & taste of a simple meal easily time & again


One of the cheapest, easiest staples for snacks, lunches & dinners

Pickles, Chutneys & Preserves

Seasonal ingredients prepared for an out of season experience


Not just for rabbits, leaves aren't the only ingredient of these tasty, visually delightful dishes

Side Dishes

No longer just meat & 2 veg.  Side dishes are widely used to enhance meals across the world

Snacks & Tapas

Healthy snacks can keep us going until meal times or can become a meal in themselves

Soups & Stocks

Waste not want not.  Easily made from all sorts of left-overs, low cost & seasonal ingredients