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Pinterest in the Kitchen – Asian Flavours

I was once asked at a dinner party “If you could only eat one cuisine for the rest of your life what would it be?”   My immediate answer was Japanese.  It was a kind of strange answer for me … Continue reading

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Pinterest in the Kitchen – Salads

The best thing about the weather warming up (well, one of the best anyway) is the start of BBQ season.  A dinner of grilled meat and a salad goes down well with us Good’s.  While most of the tribe would … Continue reading

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Pinterest in the Kitchen – Chicken

I am somewhat addicted to pinterest, especially when it comes to collecting recipes.  It’s my little Saturday evening ritual, going through my weekly board suggestions or just randomly searching, adding anything the looks interesting to my ever increasing number of … Continue reading

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Winning the mealtime wars?

When Miss now Five turned two she went from being a fabulous eater that astounded everyone with her varied diet and interesting tastes, to a stubborn, infuriating food refuser.  Some days she ate little more than a handful of sultanas. … Continue reading

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I get enormous satisfaction from making my food and cooking stretch further than might initially be thought possible.  There’s nothing I like more, with our tight budget, than when I can pull together an extra meal for the four of … Continue reading

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In my kitchen – preserves

A couple of weeks ago I spent considerable time preserving some of the glut crops I had been picking from the garden including mountains of cucumbers, kilos of zucchinis and piles of cherry tomatoes.  I shared this and some photos … Continue reading

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In my kitchen….

It has been far too long since I posted any food related stuff, a shame really but indicative of the kitchen slump I’ve been in a bit lately.  Nothing terribly exciting has been coming out of it recently, but there … Continue reading

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