Nutshell Bites · Snack time

Spiced Pickling Liquor with fennel and cucumber

Every day I’m pickling. Actually, that’s an absolute lie I’m totally not. But it makes me think of ‘Every day I’m shuffling’ and then I break out into a mini running man. I can’t help it – my brain just goes there. We’ve already had ‘I’m all about that baste’. I’m sorry. I’ll stop. I’ll…… Continue reading Spiced Pickling Liquor with fennel and cucumber

Breakfast, brunch and all things good · Dinner · Nutshell Bites

Roasted and spiced autumn vegetable soup

This soup was a totally accident. A serious case of: “Hmm if I put that in the blender I wonder if it’ll make a bad ass soup?”. I am the worst when it comes to dealing with leftover food – I’m all big ideas and little results. So I’m turning over a new leaf. I’m…… Continue reading Roasted and spiced autumn vegetable soup

Breakfast, brunch and all things good · Nutshell Bites · Snack time

Breakfast coconut polenta with warm fruits

Previously I talked a little bit about getting some balance in our lives. That balance took its form in chocolate salted caramel cheesecakes, where as this balance comes in the form of a bit more time (for me) and polenta (also for me!). It’s not always I have time to grab my camera and spend…… Continue reading Breakfast coconut polenta with warm fruits