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Give me some money and I’ll shut up

This post is nothing to do with food.  I apologise.  I just wanted to make an announcement.  I can be quite loud, in fact I’m apt to go on bit – lets face it I can yabber for England.  So … Continue reading

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Borlotti beans start to finish

The other day we had a hearty chestnut and bean hotpot made with our own dried borlotti beans.  It occurred to me that I’d started work on that tea 10 months earlier which is a heck of a lot of … Continue reading

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Picture Post

February is an awful month.  So sometimes we need to remember that its not always February.  Looking through old pics for the Borlotti Bean post (to follow in a couple of days) I found some nice sunny pictures in my … Continue reading

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Best…

Announcing the new Best… section of the blog pages. It’s between Home and Clay Earth Cafe up in the menu just below the beetroot banner. I’m using this section to list the best pasties, tea houses, vanilla slices… and whatever … Continue reading

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shower scene with lions

I’ve had comments, so perhaps I should explain that I’ve not been missing; the whole of winter has been a dream and now its time to emerge from the shower.  Which’ll mean nothing to those who didn’t watch dodgy American … Continue reading

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Oooh

its so fluffy!

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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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A tasty one pot dish

I gave last night’s concoction a 7/10. It was a good opportunity to use up some emergency potatoes (we’d had to amputate a load of bobbles off the pink fir apples after they were left in a plastic bucket for … Continue reading

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Milk Robbers!

Milk Robbers it were! Now we’ve had milk bottles broken into and knocked over (birds were the top suspect there, but the problem was solved by a set of small flower pots to put on top of the milk). We’ve … Continue reading

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To diet or not to diet, that is the question

I know its a bit of an old chestnut. Diets are not good ways to fix overeating. They are good ways of losing weight in the short term. A good way to rectify overeating is to change one’s eating patterns. … Continue reading

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