Author: Cornwall Nan

Yummy Black Bean Burgers

Yummy Black Bean Burgers

Oh my Oh my these burgers are delicious!, even my beef loving husband loves these. I cooked these up as a vegetarian, naturally gluten free option for my daughter in law’s birthday b.b.q. and they smelt so good my hub wanted to try one and […]

Yay my Copper pedicure bowl is here!

Yay my Copper pedicure bowl is here!

I love the look of my new copper pedicure bowl !, I’m so excited!, the word pedicure has its root in the Latin word ‘pedis’ meaning ‘of the foot’ and ‘cura’ meaning ‘care’. I agonised over the expense of it, but I want to offer the […]

Making Soya wax dinner candles

Making Soya wax dinner candles

Apparently there is a definite lack of grey soy wax candles in the market so much so that someone I know has to get hers imported. I thought I would give making them a go and now I can gift her some next time I […]

Our day in photographs

Our day in photographs

Early morning walk for Ella and Daisy, ready to go. Dillon and Taz at the end of our lane love their morning strokes. Daisy always says hello to Dillon. The lane is full of hedgerow flowers. Back for breakfast.Looks like a bird meeting out on […]

Tangy Potato Salad

Tangy Potato Salad

I made this a couple of weeks ago to go with a steak and bread BBQ for the family it was so delicious, the tangy dressing gave the dish a “MMMmmmm I want more of this”  sensation. Ingredients: 6 medium waxy white potatoes, peeled. 1 […]

Baking a Light and naturally gluten free sourdough bread.

Baking a Light and naturally gluten free sourdough bread.

I have never been a fan of sourdough until I made my own and now I am a convert. This blog is a sister blog to my previous post ‘Making a brown rice sourdough starter’. It slices well, freezes well and on a side note […]

Brown Rice Sourdough starter

Brown Rice Sourdough starter

Getting to grips with making a sourdough starter for making a sourdough loaf has honestly been a huge challenge for me, I had to work really hard to get my head around what I needed to do to make this successful. I am wondering is […]

Cornish sunset

Cornish sunset

The sunsets over the past few days have been stunning. This is Illogan South Cornwall looking North from the back of our garden.

Tasty Red Paste and bone broth Miso Soup which can easily be made vegan friendly.

Tasty Red Paste and bone broth Miso Soup which can easily be made vegan friendly.

For this soup I brought an organic unpasteurized red miso paste by Miso Tasty which I purchased in waitrose after finding it quite hard to come by except on amazon. It is made from fermented soya bean and rice, fermented soya is the beneficial form […]

How we celebrated Our Summer Solstice

How we celebrated Our Summer Solstice

The summer solstice, (Litha), the days grow longer as we approach June 21 in the northern hemisphere, at the summer solstice we celebrate the longest day of the year, meaning it has the most daylight hours, now it has passed the days will grow shorter. […]