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Over 50s Lifestyle Recipes

Individual Camembert & Asparagus Tarts

March 2, 2022

These delicious tarts are very versatile. You can use them as an entree, a snack or an inclusion in your picnic basket. They are quick and easy to make, even the pastry! Individual Camembert & Asparagus Tarts Serves 8 – we used 2 and then I froze the others for another time. Ingredients Pastry2 cups plain flour165gram chilled butter1-1/2 tablespoons of chopped thyme1 egg yolk1 tablespoon chilled water FillingCamembert cheese – allow 3 thin slices for each tartAsparagus – I…

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Chocolate Hearts
Over 50s Lifestyle Recipes

Chocolate Hearts with Raspberries & Yogurt

Who doesn’t love dessert and this Chocolate Heart with Rasbperries & Yogurt was perfect to finish off our special 3-course Valentine’s dinner. A no-bake dessert that was fairly easy to make and looked pretty impressive when decorated. I didn’t have a heart-shaped tin so…

February 27, 2022
Over 50s Lifestyle Recipes

Healthy & Nourishing Slow Cooked Soups

Although we are heading into Summer where I live, over the Winter break both my darling and I suffered with coughs and colds – no not COVID thank goodness, although we are both veterans now at having COVID tests! In pre-COVID days we would…

October 26, 2021
Over 50s Lifestyle

Questions to ponder

This week’s prompt for #lifethisweek, hosted by Denyse Whelan is Question. Each week in my Living Well Letter to subscribers, and also in my Micro Mondays Podcast, I ask a question to ponder. A question that will encourage my readers and myself to take…

August 2, 2021
The benefits of living a green life
#SundayStills Health & Wellness

The health benefits of a Green Life

Green is one of my favourite colours and when the prompt for #SundayStills was Green I wondered how to incorporate that into healthy living. Easy, peasy. There are so many health benefits to adding green to your life, so today I’m sharing some ideas…

March 21, 2021
Festive Season 2016
Festive Season

Festive Season 2016 – For all things Festive

It is almost the Festive Season 2016, that time of year when the end of another year seems to be hurtling towards us.  This year I’ve compiled my Festive Season Collection 2016 – for all things Festive.  These are posts all related to the…

November 13, 2016