Archive for the 'breakfast' Category

More-ish Muffins for Weekend Herb Blogging

Man cannot live on bread alone, he needs the odd muffin to keep him sane.  I don’t think anybody ever said that, but they should have.  Muffins are like mini breads.  Quicker to make and quicker to eat, and just as satisfying for a host of different reasons.  You don’t need to make a sandwich […]

Cheese & Pesto Muffins as featured in SA Garden & Home

This mix will make 12 muffins, or six bounteous buxom beauties like these. Butter and flour your muffin tins. Sieve: 4 cups flour 8 Tbspns flat baking powder 1 teaspoon mustard powder A good pinch of flavoured or Maldon sea salt and some fresh black pepper. Add 100g butter and blend with your fingertips until […]

Featured Foodie in this months Garden & Home

A little while ago a multi-talented and extremely stylish friend who happens to love food, steered a journalist friend of hers my way.  And so, via Morne (many thanks Morne) I met Gill Cullinan.  She arranged to come and meet me and my family for a laid back brunch, bringing along a very talented photographer, […]

Smugglers and Berried Treasure

This morning when I got up, I already knew what kind of a day it was going to be.  All night the wind howled as our timber frame house creaked and rocked around me like a reaver’s lugger.  I didn’t actually need to open my eyes as I rolled out of my berth (sorry, bed) […]