Lemon Delights

Lemon Delights

Lemons, as we all know, can be put to a myriad of uses;  here are a few treats we’ve been busy with on the farm this winter.Just to say that stirring away for hours in a double boiler on the Aga stove is really a very therapeutic and enjoyable way to spend time making...
Tasty Tomato Tarts

Tasty Tomato Tarts

These simple and delicious morsels are a favourite on the farm! Wonderful as a starter, light meal served with a green salad. We often cut the Tarts into 4 as a delicious evening snack. TASTY TOMATO TARTS RECIPE Square sheets Puff Pastry, cut into 4 squares. Make a...
House of Sorrow

House of Sorrow

EXCERPTS FROM MANNA IN THE DESERT: I absolutely love the writings from Alfred de Jager Jackson’s book, MANNA IN THE DESERT, originally published in 1920.    Their farm in the Karoo “where you find rest for the body and comfort for the troubled soul” had been...