Farmersgirl Kitchen

Avocado and Olive Salsa

The sun is shining and what better way to enjoy the sunshine than to sit outside with a chilled glass of a delicious drink  and a bowl of this Avocado

Honeysuckle and Meadowsweet Spritzer and other Summer Drinks

Honeysuckle and Meadowsweet Spritzer and other Summer Drinks:  I love summer, don’t you?  It’s not just the warm days and lighter evenings, it has to be all about the fresh

┬á´╗┐Valentine Cranberry Orange Scones

The recipe for Valentine Cranberry Orange Scones was inspired by watching Ina Garten (The Barefoot Contessa) make Cranberry and Orange Scones for her husband Jeffrey.  As they are a well

How to make Blackcurrant Jam

This year has been particularly good for blackcurrants in my garden. We had a warm dry spell in early summer when the flowers were pollinated and ‘set’.   Since then

Hot Cross Bun Mug Cake

I am so excited about this Hot Cross Bun Mug Cake!  It’s the first one that I’ve created myself and it’s so good.  You get all the flavours of a

Fruity, Nutty, Oaty Flapjack Bars

These Flapjack Bars are an easy make and brilliant for filling lunch boxes and cake tins. Best of all they are endlessly adaptable to the ingredients you have in your

Raw Brownie Truffles and a trio of healthy cook books

Have you been eating a healthy diet since all of the festive feasting?  Valentine’s Day is a bit of a challenge when you are trying to maintain that healthy lifestyle

How to make Chocolate Gingerbread Cupcakes for your Valentine

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and I’m sure you want to treat the one you love with something special.  These Chocolate Gingerbread Cupcakes are bound to please, they

Breakfast Burritos and Hungry, Healthy, Happy – a review

Have you decided to change what you eat in 2016? New Year is often the time when we think about losing weight and eating better, however it can be a

Black Bun – Traditional Scottish New Year Bake

The last time I made Black Bun was in 1999, to be served for the Millennium Celebrations on Hogmanay (New Year’s Eve) to celebrate the entry of the new millennium.