the Coop Secure auto chicken door road test

You know how it is once you get a remote control for your car doors or the garage you want everything to be push button and set and forget. So I have trialled lots of auto chicken doors. And most are good. Pricey but good. I was vaguely thinking of building my own and...

fluffy and creamy scrambled eggs

My ‘most days’ breakfast is scrambled eggs on rye bread toast, and it is noticeably better with day-old eggs fresh from your own chickens. This method works on medium heat, but the pan should be preheated. Aim to serve it creamy and piled high with curls, but not...

An Heirloom Scotch Fish Recipe

Scotch Fish grated potato and egg A popular kid’s meal across many generations. This a fifth generation loved family food heirloom. OK they did not have microwaves in ancient times and we gave up deep frying, but otherwise it is the same family recipe, excepting...

Seafood Breakfast Omelette

Blue Swimmer Crab Seafood Omelette This gorgeous breakfast is sublime perfection, especially when teamed with sweet chilli sauce, and samphire. Once I was catching so many blue swimmer crabs I needed a new way to get the family to eat them. I know, it is outrageous...