Check Your Plums & Make Some Jam

The weather outside might be horrible, and Axel Rose may have warned us of November Rain, cold hands and wet feet are no excuse to stay away from the kitchen and feel your bits when making jam. We’re raising awareness of testicular cancer this month (as everyone should) and that means one thing: PLUM JAM!

Food Cures

Here at Garlick and Plum Jam we love to talk about food, almost as much as we love eating it! Recently we’ve noticed a strong increase in the number of ‘miracle’ foods which claim to cure everything from arthritis to bone cancer.

Awesome Egg Moulds

The egg; whether it’s boiled or fried, scrambled or poached, in a salad or in a bun, with chips or with soldiers unless you’re Vegan then there’s good chance it’s quite important to your weekly diet.

My Wee Side Project

I recently started work renovating the back room of our house into a quiet study/lounge area. I’ve always been a bit of collector of vintage and industrial items to furnish my house with and wanted to carry this on into the new room.

Eating Lots & Losing Weight: It’s Possible

We love eating on this site. From hearty breakfasts to quick style lunches to slow cooked dinners: you name it, we have probably made it. And while all this good eating is good for our taste buds, sometimes it isn’t so good when it comes to our waistlines. For people trying to lose weight, diets… Read More »

Healthy Sweets for the Health Concious

We’re all prone to something sweet, but if you’re trying to lose weight or build muscle it’s generally best to avoid sugary treats! Fortunately the fitness community has you covered, with a recent trend towards high protein sweets and treats helping you meet your cravings and still stick to your diet. The key is to… Read More »

How To Choose The Perfect Olive Oil

Olive oil has become extremely popular these days and many people regularly us it for their cooking. Additionally, many studies have highlighted the health benefits of olive oil, making it a healthier alternative to other cooking oils. Owing to this, the market is flooded with various types of olive oil. This makes it extremely difficult… Read More »

Eat & Drink Your Way Around the World

Travelling and seeing the world is at the top of most peoples ‘to do list’ and the world of tourism has something for everyone, no matter what their interests may be. Everything from, relaxation and pampering weekends to adventure weekends get people booking up but one of the newest, most popular holiday options is Food Tourism.… Read More »

Ac Milan Football Cake, Perfect For Football Dad

I was having a look around the internet as artisan cake makers and bakeries to try and find the perfect birthday for my dad and I noticed this lovely AC Milan cake in the club colours and badge, I also found a local cake maker that was have to use this as inspiration and my… Read More »