8th July 2014 Helen 7Comment

My all time favourite dessert of last year was the divine Cheesecake Mousse with Strawberries and Lemon Curd. I was surprised at how easy it was to make lemon curd and that it could be stored in the fridge for two weeks.  If it lasted that long. Which it didn’t. Even a regular pummelling by the plastic digging crew can’t kill this old reliable, it seems! This year I swore I’d make great things happen in our small garden but I trudged into the Summer with the usual small assembly of plants that have survived my crappy gardening skills, and the…

16th August 2013 Helen 1Comment

Before the Summer runs away with me, here’s a seriously easy and unbelievably tasty dessert we’ve been tucking into. Meet Cheescake Mousse with Strawberries and Lemon Curd…. There are three parts. First, the cheesecake mousse, then lemon curd and finally the strawberries. It takes about fifteen minutes in all but is one of those recipes you can make up ahead of time and put together at the last minute. For exactly that reason my recipe photos are well organised but you can literally see drooling family members in the background of the finished photo. Talk about working under pressure! On…