Cakes and biscuits

what to do with leftover condensed milk

Condensed milk cookies

I found the remains of a tin of condensed milk in my fridge. What to do with it? It was in danger of becoming a permanent fixture. The so...

Cocktails and mocktails

fine and dandy cocktail recipe

Fine and Dandy Cocktail

I regularly meet with a girlfriend for an escape day...or even a weekend. They are justified as a sort of 'sanity retention' exercise, and o...

Dinner party


Pasta and rice

Sauces and preserves

white peach chutney recipe

White peach chutney

“I had some very senior, but sound Cretan Graviera in the fridge and enjoyed some of it at lunch today with your lovely peach chutney on som...




Watching the dosh