Following my decision to move away from the Whitecroft Bamboo crochet hooks I have been using for several years, I have been through many trials and tribulations trying to secure a reliable supply of sustainable crochet hooks for my kits.Read More
These thick, creamy yoghurts are so delicious you’d be forgiven for thinking they contained much more luxurious ingredients. Peach and raspberry are my family’s favourite variations, but you can make them in a wide range of flavours. They are perfect for serving to people who ‘don’t like yoghurt’ or visiting children who are used to commercial fromage frais.Read More
These super-simple caramel yoghurts will be popular with all the family. They use only store cupboard ingredients to make something a little bit special but still leave you with a natural starter yoghurt for your next batch of yoghurts. If you regularly make yoghurts like we do, you’ll know how important it is to ring the changes occasionally, and this easy recipe a perfect addition to your yoghurt-making repertoire.Read More
These delicious biscoff yoghurts are one of my family’s very favourite yoghurt variations. Plus they are super quick and easy to make. You could even serve these as a relaxed, make-ahead dessert for guests, maybe with some fresh raspberries on the top.Read More
If you’re looking for a little something for a friend or work colleague, maybe something just to say you’re thinking of someone rather than for any special occasion, at Little Conkers you will find a selection of eco-friendly small gifts.Read More
We’ve had such fun over the last week or so converting our old pushchair (buggy or stroller) into a practical shopping trolley. It’s a pretty straightforward and affordable upcycling project for anyone to tackle and it’s going to be very helpful on our weekly shopping trips.Read More
It’s been a while since I’ve been able to publish a crochet pattern, due to how busy I’ve been in my shop with physical orders, but this weekend I’ve had the opportunity to photograph and write up the next in my series of fun pumpkin and decorative gourd crochet patterns – the Bottle Gourd.
My homemade natural yoghurt recipe is super simple if you are able to invest in the equipment you need. We rely on these yoghurts as our default dessert in our home – they are quite simply always in our fridge. The plain yoghurt recipe below is the one I use most often – I make a batch three or four times a week – but once you have tried these, you will certainly want to try out the many other yoghurt flavours and variations.Read More