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  • Caramel Bananas

    Growing up, when my Dad made a dessert, it was this one, caramel bananas. Traditionally, we used brown sugar, cream, and butter to make it. I love ...
  • Chorizo-Baked Eggs

    Most Saturday mornings (aside from Football season), you’ll find us enjoying a slow morning - kids usually watching TV, Joel making coffee while ch...
  • What’s the right mat for me?

    A question we often get asked is, 'what is the right mat for me?' - we are firm believers that if you buy something, you want to use it frequently....
  • My learnings, challenges and joys in running Abilene thus far 🧡

    Running Abilene is not something I talk about often - mostly because, I believe, like most jobs, it has its pros and its cons. So for me, running...
  • Cardamom and Orange Cake with Honey Cream

    Two years a go we launched Abilene into the world - so naturally we are celebrating with cake! When Joel, my husband, and I met he didn’t eat cake ...
  • Banana Date Cake

    The perfect winter warmer - our refined sugar free Banana Date Cake - easy to put together and our taste testers rate it and definitely recommend a...
  • Happy Mother’s Day - A few words from me and some nostalgic recipes.

    An insight into my journey into becoming a mother and two warm hearted recipes, including Mum’s well known and loved Chicken Pie.

  • Autumn with us - heart warming recipes and simple tablescapes 🍁

    If there is a time of year that inspires us to get creative in the kitchen - it’s Autumn. Warm cozy meals are enticing and rich flavours are beckon...
  • Christmas time with us - some simple recipes to get you through the silly season!

    Christmas time with us means simple recipes, full of flavour and shared with the ones you love. Wishing you a Merry Christmas x

  • Lemon Coconut Cake

    Well we did it - we turned ONE! So we thought what better way to celebrate than to share a cake with you, if only we could actually share it! But h...
  • Apple and Cinnamon Cake

    Introducing our go-to cake - light and fluffy, simply whip it up in minutes, perfect for a winters afternoon!   Ingredients: 1 cup of Self Raising...
  • Mother’s who add value - Part Two with Sarah Prescott

    This is the second part to our interviews, emphasising that Mother’s really do add value in the everyday. This time we the joy of interviewing our ...