Category Archives: Cooking

Easy Holiday Recipes

#travel #travelfood #recipe So, you’ve booked your holiday cottage. You’ve planned your excursions. You know what you need to pack. So, who’s going to do the cooking? Someone has to, right?

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You Can’t BEAT Homemade Strawberry Jam

#strawberryjam #strawberry #homemadejam We’re are so lucky at Layhead to have the space to grow our own strawberries, which means… homemade strawberry jam! As many of our guests know, homemade jam tastes like strawberries, not like the tasteless,

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10 Fabulous Ideas to Celebrate Easter

We love Easter and we love things to make for the Easter holidays.  Here are 10 fabulous ideas to celebrate Easter: Make an Easter Basket from recycled tissue paper Create some lollypop bunnies .

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Getting to the root of soup

It’s still that time of year when we need to be wrapped up warm and have an urge to eat heart warming food. Here’s how to make the most of seasonal carrot into a perfect soup. 1 tbsp vegetable oil … Continue reading

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Celebration of life day

We’re slightly late with this post but hey, we still think it’s worth writing about. Did you know that Tuesday 22nd January was ‘Celebration of Life Day’? This day is about truly appreciating our children and grandchildren.  Some of us … Continue reading

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Bake Our Fabulous Christmas Cake Recipe

It’s only a few weeks until Christmas and as we had such a great response for our really easy to make Christmas cake recipe, we thought we’d post it again. So here it is.

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Afternoon Tea

  Following on from our last blog, summer holidays are a time to make memories for the family which will be talked about for years to come. How about organising a special afternoon tea. If the sun is shining, why … Continue reading

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