Can you smell the Dahl and chocolate cake from Everyone’s kitchen Chefs? #4

#Download recipe below Warm and comforting food, that is what we need! We miss seeing each other so it is nice to catch up via email or during our weekly zoom call! This week’s menu was simple, plant based and yummy. Quick dhal served with Garlic bread Chocolate cake Quick Dhal with Garlic bread IngredientsContinue reading “Can you smell the Dahl and chocolate cake from Everyone’s kitchen Chefs? #4”

Tips for a warmer house

Winter in 2021 is cold and different from the previous ones. Because we have to stay inside most of the time, electricity bills may be higher… So here are some tips to feel a bit warmer. You will find financial help, simple trips and some low cost DIY (let’s make rice sock and draught stopper).Continue reading “Tips for a warmer house”

King cake: who will be the King/Queen today? – Recipe

In France, to celebrate the Epiphany and the arrival of the Three Wisemen, people get together and “draw the king”. La Galette des rois, the King cake, is easy to make and will please everyone around the table. Don’t worry, there is no need to be a believer to enjoy this frangipane cake and putContinue reading “King cake: who will be the King/Queen today? – Recipe”

Food for everyone in Coldside

A guest post by Jenni Christieson, Support Officer at the Maxwell Centre Here at the Maxwell Centre, we strive to ensure that everyone has access to the food that they need. We have the Coldside Community Cupboard outside the centre on weekdays, which we fill with fresh produce from the garden, donations from the communityContinue reading “Food for everyone in Coldside”

Add colours into your cooking: make a curry! Everyone’s kitchen

Photos taken by Urszula, an enthusiastic chef, and Nadege, project worker The days are getting shorter and darker but here is an easy way to brighten them up! Make a lovely curry, easy, economic and with loads of flavour. We had good fun harvesting, experimenting a new recipe with our cooking groups, roasting and plantingContinue reading “Add colours into your cooking: make a curry! Everyone’s kitchen”

Everyone’s kitchen – The Adult cooking group

Setting up an extra day for the cooking group you said? Sure! On top of Fridays, we are so happy to offer you another chance to join this group on Thursdays from 11pm to 1pm. (Free, booking essential) It is exciting to get together, to harvest vegetables, fruits and herbs from the garden that weContinue reading “Everyone’s kitchen – The Adult cooking group”

The Campy Growers 1st AGM

The Camperdown Growing project is taking a big step forward by setting up a new organisation in Dundee, the Campy Growers. Everyone is invited to come along to its very first AGM (online) on Thursday the 10th of September at 6pm. Together, we’ll be working towards the establishment of a large community-led growing space inContinue reading “The Campy Growers 1st AGM”

Lydia and her harvest box #2

Few weeks ago, Erin was telling us why she loved having access to fresh vegetables. Positive impacts for her mind and her body, she discovered new flavours and realised amazing meals with her harvest box and vegetables she grows on her windowsill! Weeks have past and we have now made more than 150 harvest boxes!Continue reading “Lydia and her harvest box #2”

Amanda and her painted stones: Thank you!

In the growing kits from July we’ve had an idea for one of the activities: painted wooden spoon. Well, it wasn’t really our idea, Amanda inspired us! And here is why. Amanda had some free time and started to do stone painting. Patience, creativity and focus were needed. One day after an other, she improvedContinue reading “Amanda and her painted stones: Thank you!”

Tuesday harvest box

Harvest Tuesday boxes from our Maxwell Centre community garden ready to go!!!!😁🌈💚Mixed green leaves for soup (spinach, rocket, lettuce) with added onion and potato from Turriffs💚Lettuce for salad and spring onion and rocket flowers for dressing💚Coriander grown from seed in a pot💚Spinach, lettuce and onion greens in a pot!💚Fresh herbs (sage and thyme) And someContinue reading “Tuesday harvest box”