Old Fashioned Bread and Butter Pudding. — Retired? No one told me!

I am not one to waste anything and particularly now I live here in Thailand as Thais eat Nose to tail..literally… What to do with left over bread.????…Well lots as it is..you can make breadcrumbs which can be used in numerous ways, Bread pudding, Summer Pudding or Bread and butter pudding. In England there is … Continue reading Old Fashioned Bread and Butter Pudding. — Retired? No one told me!

Vanilla Aphrodisiac Smoothie

Vanilla Aphrodisiac Smoothie  Ingredients: 1 cup milk 15 whole cloves 15 cardamom pods 2 cinnamon sticks 1 vanilla pod, split 1 cup vanilla frozen yogurt honey to taste Place milk, cloves, cardamom, and cinnamon in a saucepan  Scrape in vanilla seeds from pod. Heat milk but do not boil. Remove from heat and allow to cool, then refrigerate … Continue reading Vanilla Aphrodisiac Smoothie

Notions Potions & Spells: Spring Equinox

Ostara/Spring Equinox  notions potions and spells bring you potions for spring scents, and Spells to bless a spring garden.               Spring fever Potion 5 drops pure vanilla [from the kitchen] 5 drops lavender essential oil 1/2 cup warm water 4 oz spray bottle Drop the essential oil and vanilla … Continue reading Notions Potions & Spells: Spring Equinox

Imbolc/Candlemas Dessert Recipes

BAKED CUSTARD WITH GINGER  3 Tablespoons Brown Sugar 3/4 teaspoon Finely Grated Fresh Ginger 3 large Eggs, lightly beaten 2 1/2 cups Milk 1/3 cup Granulated Sugar 1 teaspoon Vanilla Extract 1/4 teaspoon Cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon Salt 1/4 teaspoon Nutmeg Mix brown sugar with ginger and divide evenly onto bottoms of 6 buttered individual custard … Continue reading Imbolc/Candlemas Dessert Recipes