Allotment · Beekeeping · Cut flowers · Home and Beauty

Anna’s Boo-Boo Balm

I like to make this Boo-Boo Balm to use on chapped skin, bruises, scrapes, dry skin, whatever needs something nice and rich and unctuous! The beeswax and calendula petals come from my allotment, the oils sadly don’t, but I love being able to use these things that I have grown to look after myself. Calendula…… Continue reading Anna’s Boo-Boo Balm

Allotment · Plot to plate

Plot to Plate: Rhubarb, Strawberry and Orange Crumble

Rhubarb is plentiful on the allotment these days and I had a few leftover strawberries to use up quickly so I decided to make a quick crumble for dessert. The orange zest is really what makes this dish sing! 2 stalks rhubarb ~ 6 large strawberries 4 tbsp granulated sugar Zest of half an orange …… Continue reading Plot to Plate: Rhubarb, Strawberry and Orange Crumble