Tom's Spring Gardening Diary

Tom’s Spring Gardening Diary


Oh wow my friends! Welcome to Tom’s Spring Gardening Diary. Spring is pretty. The trees burst into leaf. The fruit trees blossom. Flowers appear in all their colourful glory. The birds and the bees get busy. Fledgelings hatch. Hedgelings grow. The sun shines (some days). The grass grows. Tillie sunbathes. And the lawnmower gets parked up. Here a selection of…

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Tillie’s Adventures – Lochan Uaine


Legend has it that the fairies of Glenmore wash their clothes in Lochan Uaine, which gives the water a green colour. Well they have to wash their clothes somewhere, don’t they? Otherwise they would get dirty. Wouldn’t they? And we don’t want dirty fairies. Do we? This is Tillie’s much anticipated sequel to my Loch Morlich adventure. A magical adventure to…

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Fishy fish cakes

Fishy fish cakes


Fishy fish cakes. Deliciously rustic, quick and easy to make. We all have some leftover cooked potato from time to time don’t we? Or a few lonely tatties that need to be used up? Well, Tillie has the perfect fishy solution for lonely tatties. Tillie’s fishy fish cakes. What you need to make Tillie’s Fishy fish cakes … A bowl.…

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Gluten free home baked sardine, parsley and cottage cheese dog cookies

Sardine, Parsley and Cottage Cheese Cookies


Oh my gosh. Tillie’s Sardine, Parsley and Cottage Cheese Cookies. A cold rainy day store cupboard experiment that went deliciously well. We love this Sardine, Parsley and Cottage Cheese Cookies recipe. Gluten free. Quick and easy to make. Smells amazing when baking and tastes utterly delicious. Go on. Try some. You will love them. Here’s Tillie’s Sardine, Parsley and Cottage…

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Tom’s Beefy Loaf


mmmMMM! What a treat I have for you my friends. Tom’s Beefy Loaf. Beefy Loaf is one of my favourite homemade dinners. It combines some of my favouritest ingredients – beefy, eggy, veggies, herbs, lentils and oats to make a very nutritious and super tasty dinner. Yummy. Here’s Tom’s Beefy Loaf recipe for you to enjoy too … What you…

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Tom’s Winter Gardening Diary


Hello. Welcome to Tom’s Winter Gardening Diary. How has your winter been my friends? Our winter has been fun. Last year we decided to plant more bare-root hedgelings so we were very excited when bare-root plants became available. We had some delivered in December. And then it snowed. I love snow. And then it was Christmas. I love Christmas. And…

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Slow-Cooked Lamby Pot


Slow-cooked Lamby Pot is one of our favourite home cooked dinners to enjoy in winter. Home cooked food is fresh, naturally nutritious, super tasty and fun to make. It’s easier and more cost effective than you think too. We love cooking and baking in the kitchen with the mummy and testing new recipes. It’s fun! And the mummy loves to…

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Bone Broth


Bone broth! What a wonderful thing. A broth. Made with bones. Oozing health and nutrition. Tastes delicious and fills the house with the most wonderful comforting smell when it’s simmering. Bone broths are nutrient-dense, easy to digest and rich in flavour. They are full of healing proteins, healthy fats and minerals. How good is that? Health benefits of bone broth Now…

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Tom's beefy bits

Tom’s Beefy Bits


Oh wow my friends. I think you are going to enjoy Tom’s beefy bits. They’re YUMMY! The perfect training treat. Delicious, healthy, easy to make and cost effective. What’s not to love? We got a small chest freezer last year which is really cool. So when the mummy sees good quality meats and offals in the reduced counters she buys…

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Tom’s Autumn Gardening Diary


Hello. Welcome to Tom’s Autumn Gardening Diary. It’s been a long time my friends since my last gardening diary. Tillie ruptured her achilles tendon when she chased a deer in the woods and had to have an operation to fix it. She then had 6 weeks crate rest and I looked after her with mummy. I didn’t want to leave…

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