Category Archives: Cooking

My Favourite Chocolate

I do love chocolate. I like almost any chocolate, although not the white stuff (is that really chocolate?). There are some that are a bit too strong and bitter, but even the very strongest is great in small quantities with … Continue reading

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Miss 11 has been making and decorating cup cakes. Do you think she’s trying to tell me something?

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Expanding Culinary Horizons

I cooked something new today. I’m sure you’ll never be able to guess what it was. It was … … are you listening? A … …Fried Egg! Unbelievably, I got this far in my life without ever making a fried … Continue reading

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Happiness, Part 3

So another month has passed. This last month I have been ‘engaging more’. That means finding things which absorb me. I’m not sure I’ve actually changed anything much. Since being a housewife (and a housewife who doesn’t spend a great … Continue reading

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Spinach Tian

New recipe number 3: Spinach Tian. I did say I would make something savoury, and I have now done it. This recipe is basically a mix of onions, garlic, spinach, rice and seasoning, topped with cheesy breadcrumbs. It comes from … Continue reading

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Biscotti

This was my new recipe for this week. I have wanted to make biscotti for a long time. I love it. I love anything with almonds in, and have been known to fail to ice cakes because I had already … Continue reading

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Coffee Fudge Bars

So here I am, in the first week of January, resolutions fresh in my mind, when I suddenly think ‘I was going to cook something new every week! It’s the 5th today! What am I going to make?’ It wouldn’t … Continue reading

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