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Oats+almonds+maple syrup=

I’m a huge fan of Cook’s Illustrated .. how fun would it be to work in America’s Test Kitchen??!!  Kind of a long story as to how I ultimately became a fan – next time we’re cooking together in my kitchen I’ll share it with you.   341 more words


Steak and Rocket Salad

This salad was my Thursday lunch. Courtesy of mum, we get to eat steak which is a pleasant change to our 1.6kg of Aldi chicken breast. 307 more words

Fresh Figs

‘I’m really sorry, you’re going to have to help me out here’, said the young man at the checkout.  ‘What is this?’

‘It’s a fresh fig’, I smiled, trying my best not to look condescending.   341 more words

Fresh Figs

Ever bite into a perfectly ripened fresh fig? The majority of figs are dried, which generally takes out the nutrients of the fruit. A fresh fig is much more juicy and delicious, and has a great amount of health benefits. 21 more words

Fig, Almond, Chocolate and Honey Bites

These little bites are amazing – and healthy. Another home run from my favorite cook book author, Patricia Wells.

4 oz almonds, toasted and ground… 73 more words

Sweet Treats

Dried figs - Part 4

Dried figs process calendar:

(see Day 1 and Day 2 and Day 3)

The last 4 Days :

It took me 7 days to complete the process; the seven days of dried figs creation, are now over! 192 more words