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Blueberry Almond Muffins

There’s really not much to say about these muffins, other than that they’re delicious. I meant to post this back during blueberry season, when my mother gave me fresh blueberries that she’d picked at a local-to-her patch, but then I didn’t. 216 more words

Magic mini chicken pies

My mother-in-law swears by the Destitute Gourmet cookbooks by Sophie Gray, and recently gave me one of my own. The first thing I made from it was Magic Chicken Pies, and when I’ve had them for my lunch a couple of days this week, I’ve had a stream of comments about how good they look and smell, and several requests for the recipe… so this is me obliging! 635 more words

Cooking & Baking

Great British Bake off ~ Autumn Term 2014

Course title: Great British Bake Off
Course reference: C2334020
Tutor(s): Jaclyn Sullivan
Venue: The Sherwood Textile Workshop, 621 Mansfield Road, Nottingham, NG5 2FX
Fee: £50.31… 62 more words


Little Mexico in London - tortillas

Plain tortillas

You need:

0.5 kg of flour

0.2 L of warm water

4 table spoons of vegetable oil

0.5 teaspoon of salt

Sieve the flour into the bowl, mix with salt. 121 more words

Cooking/ Baking

A "CAN-DO" cake

The cake looks like that.

You need:

3 eggs

1 cup of sugar

1 cup of melted butter or vegetable oil

2 cups of flour… 183 more words

Cooking/ Baking

August Break : Drink

* A photo a day: I’m joining the August Break this month.


Adventures in Canning: MARINARA

Adventures in Canning:  MARINARA

This is the first year I’ve canned marinara.  To be honest, I didn’t really know how to make it from scratch.  I always just grabbed a packet of spice mix, tomato paste, and a jar or two of pre-made sauce.   990 more words