Strawberry & Basil Scones

After a very successful trip to Craigies Farm to ‘Pick My Own’, I decided to use some of my haul of Strawberries to make some Strawberry and Basil Scones. I’m not really sure where I got this combination from but strange as it sounds; it actually works! Basil is a herb that goes really quite…

Indoor Picnic!

With Saturday’s weather being so sunny, and me actually thinking that it may be sunny on Sunday as well, I went into full on picnic planning mode, with the idea we would be having a picnic in the park for lunch.  I did a quick dash round the supermarket and picked up a few things…

From Farm to Jar

Last weekend we eventually visited Craigies Farm in South Queensferry. We have been talking about it for years and now I eventually have collected enough old jam jars, so it was time to go! We had a spot of lunch there to build up the energy to go fruit picking. A lovely bowl of homemade…

Sunny Treat

Its warm.  I think this may be our summer. When its this hot you need a summery sunny treat. Delicious local strawberries from Earthy Foods in Canonmills Plus A tasty and light strawberry Meringue, also from Earthy Foods Plus Mackie’s Vanilla Ice Cream Equals Yum