Diana Dors’ Cheese and Sweetcorn Pasta Salad

Diana Dors’ Cheese and Sweetcorn Pasta Salad

When did you last have some Edam?  For me, it was probably the 1970s. It’s a funny old cheese.  Who eats it these days?  Kids? It’s like a big old Babybel… Mind you, I’m not knocking it. I do like a diet recipe that allows a person to eat 40g...
1,000th Blog Post – I am celebrating!

1,000th Blog Post – I am celebrating!

Was so touched that Greg of Recipes4Rebels made me a celebratory gif – I had to post it up.   I can’t work out how to get it moving, but I’m working on it! As I have said recently, the BEST thing about having a blog is connecting with...
Marguerite Patten Cookalong – #Marguerite100

Marguerite Patten Cookalong – #Marguerite100

Marguerite was not a silver screen star but she could have been! Look! Instead, Marguerite became one of Britain’s most loved home economists.  She wrote more than 170 cookery books, was the first ever TV chef and wanted everyone to be able to eat well,...
Joan Crawford Cookbook Prize Draw Winner

Joan Crawford Cookbook Prize Draw Winner

All the lovely people who hosted Joan Crawford dinner parties in November made me so, so happy.  Seeing their photos and write-ups just made my year.  Love the lovely internet!  Everyone who participated went into a prize draw and one lucky person won a...