Heartwarming pea and ham soup

As the weather has now started to cool a bit my husband has started dropping not so subtle hints that a nice hearty soup would be nice for dinner. As I know his favourite soup is a pea and ham soup, I thought I’d spoil him by making his favourite one first. This pea and…

Hooray, it’s vegetable patch time

Over the Easter long weekend we were drenched by a beautiful autumnal storm which finally signaled the end of summer. Our summer seems to have lasted forever this year (but I say that every year). Just when we thought the weather was starting to cool, we’d get a hot couple of days above 35 degrees,…