Monthly Archives: December 2010

Frosty the buffet

I don’t feel at all christmassy.  Perhaps its because the presents are somewhere between here and the Amazon depot.  Perhaps its because I’m busy.  Perhaps its because I’ve not really done any successful christmas cooking.  I’m not a big fan … Continue reading

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Inappropriate sprouts

I’m no dissenter.  I love sprouts.  I love ’em the right way; hot, emerald and still with a bit of bite.  I love ’em the wrong way; hot, khaki and with no bite at all.  I also love them the very wrong … Continue reading

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Reviewing my position on review sites

So I had a rant, and now I should recant. I have now managed to get a favourite restaurant added on Onion Ring. I did this after they emailed their subscribers asking us to add restaurants.  I couldn’t find the … Continue reading

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Steamin’

So I’m running about a month late, but I’m on my way, so here’s hoping Delia isn’t bluffing when she says this recipe is still delicious if done last minute: the puds are in the steamer right now! I’m trying something different, after … Continue reading

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Oooh

its so fluffy!

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The Breadmaker is dead long live the Breadmaker

I’ve sung praises before about how nice it is to have a bread maker. We loved ours, but it was dying – then it died. Apparently we’re not the only folks who have experienced problems with a washer on the … Continue reading

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Grrrrr Brrrrr

I’m sorry its been a while, we’ve been busy with family and voluntary stuff and I’ve had to neglect foodie allotmenty stuff. So much is this true that I’ve missed stir up Sunday and am running behind on this years … Continue reading

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