Spelt Ciabatta, proved overnight.

This Italian style bread needs no kneading and has only 1 teaspoon of yeast. A tasty bread that  I make every weekend. The Spelt Ciabatta is a good companion with your (Italian Style) meal or Antipasti.  It takes no more then 5 minutes to prepare the dough, which you then leave overnight to prove, developing…

Clafoutis, sweet & tangy French dessert

It doesn’t get more French then clafoutis! Originated from the South Central “Limousin” region in France. Originally clafoutis is made with black cherries, but in this recipes I use plums, they are a bit cheaper (the Dutch in me) and plum season last a bit longer. Most other fruits will do the trick, but it…

New Banksy artwork pays tribute to NHS heroes

A new artwork painted by Banksy during lockdown has gone on display in a hospital corridor. The piece, entitled Game Changer, is now on view to staff and patients on Level C of Southampton General Hospital. It shows a boy dressed in dungarees playing with a nurse superhero toy, with figures of Batman and Spiderman…

World’s largest flower blooms every 3 years

The Amorphophallus titanium, or ‘Titan Arum’ flower can weigh as much as 130kg and takes 72 hours to bloom once every three years. Belgium’s Meisa Botanic Garden live-streamed the rare event on Wednesday. Source: SBS News

Teacher hugs students through homemade plastic barrier

Teacher hugs students through homemade plastic barrier at front door   A teacher in Indiana invited her students around for a hug after she constructed a homemade plastic barrier at her front door attempting to stay at a social distance amid the coronavirus outbreak. Source: SBS News

Kids are naturally born Happy

Kids are naturally born Happy, no matter where or when, rich or poor, kids make fun under any circumstance. Incredible dance moves, happy faces, smiles, jokes and no mum who says clean your feet before entering the house, whoooohaaaa, let’s all dance like these kids. View Video on facebook