Snake Bean Baked Beans

Are you wondering what to do with dried snake beans? Why not try this snake bean baked beans slow cooker recipe?

Mango Jam Recipe

Too many mangoes? why not try this recipe for Mango Jam to free up your mango glut!

Snake Beans

One of my newer garden additions thanks to a kind online friend who shared many of her seeds with me,  is red snake beans. Snake beans (Vigna unguiculata ssp. sesquipedalis) are native to East and South-East Asia making them ideal tropical and subtropical plants.  Whilst they can grow year round in my subtropical garden, the…

Handmade Bread Recipe

Living a little bit rurally where we do can make it a bit tricky to have access to fresh affordable food staples, while I won’t bore you with my life story and how the discovery of this bread recipe is a game changer/life saver/… Insert whatever stereotypical food blog trope here… I will say I’ve…

Food as medicine: Pineapple

This past week I have been horribly sick with a productive mucousy cough. I am not one to hate on ‘Big Pharma’, to the contrary I believe we owe an awful lot to modern medicine and I can confidently say I would unlikely be here today without various medical interventions throughout my life (starting from…