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Blood Orange and Pistachio Cake (with Rose)

This recipe is adapted from one I found in Lia Leendertz - The Almanac, A Seasonal Guide. A brilliant book for anyone interested in the seasonal tides, moons and fields. The best thing about this cake....making it. I chose a gloomy, grey Sunday and the scent of the oranges lifted my spirits immeasurably. Blood oranges… Continue reading Blood Orange and Pistachio Cake (with Rose)

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Rosemary Tea to Strengthen the Spirits

Rosemary is wonderful herb to build strength and resilience. A beautiful herb to grow, if planted in well-drained soil, against a sunny wall, it will reward you with spikes of evergreen leaves and delicate blue flowers throughout the Spring, that the early Bees and Butterflies will love. Long associated with 'Remembrance' - Rosemary has been… Continue reading Rosemary Tea to Strengthen the Spirits