Spring 2021: Growing Notes

In the UK, the clocks rolled back to daylight saving time on Sunday 28th March, and Easter is upon us. In my world, that means one thing… it’s time to plant some seeds! Last weekend, I dug out my propagator and some pots, gave them a good wash and hunted out some compost. This time…

Spaghetti aglio e olio

This super simple spaghetti recipe with garlic, chilli, lemon, parsley and olive oil is another way to showcase fresh parsley. Using only a handful of ingredients, it is a great way to put dinner on the table in less than half an hour. Ingredients Serves two 180g – 200g spaghetti (90g – 100g per person…

Parsley sauce

Meet Patrick the parsley plant! It has been 56 days since I first planted the parsley seeds that I bought from the Seed Co-operative, and they have been doing pretty well. Patrick parsley has been giving me a lot of joy to look at as he has been growing on my windowsill. I’ll definitely be…