• Mid-Winter Blog 2020

    Monday 27th January 2020

    Writing this blog on a cold winter’s day in late January, it seems amazing that we have reached the year 2020, and by the time you read my next blog, we will definitely have left more

  • Autumn Blog 2019

    Friday 8th November 2019

    AUTUMN BLOG   On the afternoon of September 30th Malcolm and I left “Rainy Britain” to spend 2 wonderful weeks on the beautiful Greek island of Crete. more

  • SUMMER BLOG 2019

    Thursday 22nd August 2019

    SUMMER BLOG 2019 As I write this blog in the middle of August, it really makes me wonder where the summer has gone?!  Not only has the weather turned incredibly autumnal, very early, more

  • June Blog 2019

    Thursday 30th May 2019

     June Blog At last summer appears to have arrived and the garden is starting to look very pretty with the trees full of leaves, and the roses starting to bloom.  I am very more

  • May Blog 2019

    Wednesday 8th May 2019

    May Blog 2019 After a boiling hot Easter with temperatures far above average for late April, the first May Bank holiday is proving to be the exact opposite.  We have all put our more

  • April Blog

    Monday 8th April 2019

    A foodie’s Snapshot of Barbados April 2019 Featuring an abundance of soft, white, talcum powder like beaches, azure skies and inviting warm Blue Ocean to dip into, Barbados is more

  • Spring Blog

    Sunday 10th March 2019

    Spring Blog We all thought Spring had sprung in early Feb this year with temperatures reaching over 14C. We had about 2 full weeks with continuous sunshine and the poor garden woke up more

  • January 2019 Blog

    Sunday 20th January 2019

    January 2019 Blog It seems incredible to believe that we are now well and truly into 2019! What a busy January it is proving to be. A very good friend of mine celebrated her more

  • December Blog

    Thursday 20th December 2018

    December Blog At this time of year I am always grateful that I normally organise a pre-Christmas Cook In for my loyal group of followers from the local U3A.  It makes me get more

  • A few hints and Tips to allow you to get ahead and enjoy a Stress-Free Christmas Day

    Saturday 15th December 2018

    A few hints and Tips to allow you to get ahead and enjoy a Stress-Free Christmas Day Prep your potatoes on Christmas Eve. Peel and cut. Put in a large pan of lightly salted water more

  • November Blog

    Friday 9th November 2018

    November Blog 2018 Great news.  I have heard that several publishers are showing real interest in my book “Super food for SuperAgers”.  This new idea is a book of more

  • Great Hints and Tips for Super Agers

    Wednesday 31st October 2018

    Great Hints and Tips for Super Agers 1. Climbing the stairs uses most of the leg muscles and acts as a mini workout every time. Always opt for stairs rather than the lift! 2. more

  • October Blog

    Wednesday 31st October 2018

    October Blog In late October Malc and I spent a wonderful 2 weeks or so in N Cyprus. We enjoyed extremely warm weather with plenty of swimming in the navy blue sea and walking more

  • Step by Step Apricot and Cherry Trifle

    Monday 15th October 2018

    Step by Step Apricot and Cherry Trifle Serves: 8 This pretty trifle tastes as good as it looks and is best prepared the day before serving to allow flavours to mingle.  Always more

  • 7th October - Herbs

    Monday 8th October 2018

    Beverley Loves Cooking -YouTube Channel   I have recently started filming some Vlogs's which are available to view via my Youtube Channel called Beverley Loves Coooking. more

  • October Blog

    Monday 1st October 2018

    October Blog I think we have all enjoyed the Indian summer which arrived as promised, and lasted for most of September.  All in all we have had the most amazing summer this year, more

  • October Hints and Tips

    Monday 1st October 2018

    Hints and Tips A few hints and Tips come immediately to mind and as I believe they are helpful, thought I would include a few this month.  Storing Soft Fruit more

  • September Blog

    Thursday 13th September 2018

    September Blog It appears that as soon as our grandkids return back to school in September, the weather starts to change and we get a definite Autumnal feel!  The days seem to more

  • August Blog

    Thursday 16th August 2018

    August Blog For most of the U.K. the hot summer continued and we all sweltered as it was just about the hottest August on record.  Often it was a job to sleep as nights, as well more

  • July Blog

    Tuesday 31st July 2018

    July Blog The weather has been incredibly hot and sunny for the whole of July with temperatures often reaching near to 30 degrees! Most gardens now have lawns that have turned more

  • June Blog

    Thursday 28th June 2018

    June Blog June just has to be about my favourite month of the whole year and this has absolutely nothing to do with the fact that my birthday happens to fall in the middle of more

  • May Blog

    Tuesday 22nd May 2018

    May Blog   It has been a busy and fun few weeks with plenty of activity in the kitchen.  The Teens “cook in’s” continue to prove popular and very more

  • April Blog

    Monday 9th April 2018

    April Blog What fun we all had cooking together, last Wednesday, in a real family atmosphere! The event was my first ever “Teen’s Cook in,” on April 4th in my more

  • Sneaky Pre-View Recipes from 'Teens in The Kitchen'

    Thursday 22nd March 2018

    Due to popular demand, I have decided to release 2 of my favourite speedy recipes from my upcoming new book, 'Teens in the Kitchen'. It would be great to hear your feedback on these, more

  • March Blog

    Monday 5th March 2018

    March Blog I opened the post this morning and the brochure from the local garden centre caught my eye. “The ground’s warming up again and it’s time to wave goodbye more

  • Dinner For 2 Menu

    Friday 9th February 2018

    Dinner for two should be all about sharing a delicious meal with someone special, not spending hours in the kitchen, so enjoy making this delicious two course meal to share with more

  • Treats and Desserts - Chocolate Orange Mousse

    Friday 9th February 2018

    Serves: 6   This rich and delicious chocolate mousse is made from just 3 ingredients, dark chocolate, freshly squeezed orange juice and eggs. A wonderful standby dessert, as it more

  • A Spring in your Step!

    Monday 5th February 2018

    Often flat and miserable, January and February are probably the least favourite months of the year for everyone. As I write this, it is sleeting heavily outside my study window, so, true more