What a beautiful summer it has been!

This has been a summer to remember for many, many reasons. This article, however, is about my garden, greenhouse, flowers, plants, fruits and veggies. I have had a wonderful time working in my garden and enjoying the results of the greenhouse and veggie benches. Come with me and feel the summer. Please note that each… Jatka artikkeliin What a beautiful summer it has been!

Zucchini lasagne, kesäkurpitsa lasagne

Many of us grow zucchini during summer and need ideas what to cook from it. Or maybe you found a good offer at your shop. Either way, try to make lasagne using zucchini. Yummy!! I have also grown my cherry tomatoes and herbs. This is what you need: 400g minced beef large zucchini onion, chopped… Jatka artikkeliin Zucchini lasagne, kesäkurpitsa lasagne

Herbs, herbs and more herbs. Yrttejä, kiitos!

I love growing herbs for many reasons! They are very tasty and easy to use in cooking. They are simple to grow. Very rewarding to grow. Cheap, beautiful, healthy and lovely in many ways. Grow them in a greenhouse, outside, balcony or on your window, guaranteed success. I am lucky to have a Palram Green… Jatka artikkeliin Herbs, herbs and more herbs. Yrttejä, kiitos!

Pita bread, Pitaleipä

Great summer food, pita bread. Bake it in your grill or in the oven. Suits wonderfully with summer food, grilled, boiled or baked. Here we go! You need: 4 dl warm water 2 tsp dry yeast Pinch of sugar 2 tsp salt 1 dl natural yoghurt Wheat flour Olive oil This is what you do:… Jatka artikkeliin Pita bread, Pitaleipä

Summer cabbage rolls, kaalikääryleet

Now is the best time for this yummy and healthy cabbage dish! Get cooking!! Vegaaniset kaalikääryleet/ Vegan cabbage rolls Näitä tarvitset                                              This is needed 1 pieni kaalinkerä             … Jatka artikkeliin Summer cabbage rolls, kaalikääryleet

Craft clay, savihommia

These little pieces you can do from craft clay, as I did here, or you can use proper clay or even paste like fimo. I chose to print leaves on them, but you can use what ever shape or tool you like. Nice stripes, straws, cloths etc. Collect the material you want. Cut your clay… Jatka artikkeliin Craft clay, savihommia

Syrup from lilacs, summer on your plate

Love your lilacs in the garden? Well then you will love them on your plate as well. Lilacs are edible and will make your cakes look amasing! Why not try syrap and pour it on your pancakes or twist your cake batter with it? Here is what to do. You need for the syrup: 2… Jatka artikkeliin Syrup from lilacs, summer on your plate

Amasing basboosa, bake it now! Basboosa, leivo heti!

What you need: For the Cake: 350 g fine semolina 35 g unsweetened, desiccated coconut 100 g sugar 150 g melted butter 200 g plain yogurt 3/4 tsp baking soda 1/4 tsp salt 20-30 blanched almonds For the Syrup: 2.5 dl water 25 g sugar 1 1/2 tbs rose water 3 tsp lemon juice What to do: Start by… Jatka artikkeliin Amasing basboosa, bake it now! Basboosa, leivo heti!

Wheat or oat bag, Kauratyyny

Sore neck? Tight muscles? Let’s make an oat bag to help deal with the pain. Here is what you need: Fabric for the inner bag and outer bag Peeled oats Sewing equipment This is what you do: I am making here two bags. Measure the bags, length 66cm, width 17cm. Both bags the same size.… Jatka artikkeliin Wheat or oat bag, Kauratyyny

Marinated eggplant and zucchini, Fried egg plant and zucchini in a salad

Marinated eggplant and zucchini One eggplant One zucchini Olive oil 3 gloves of garlic Ground black pepper Salt Parsley Coriander Or any other herb you like Peel the eggplant and zucchini and cut into slices. Heat olive oil on a pan and fry slices from both sides until dar in colour. Lift to dry on… Jatka artikkeliin Marinated eggplant and zucchini, Fried egg plant and zucchini in a salad