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#61 - Make three recipes from our cookbook collection

We have a fairly large collection of cookbooks; mostly of the vegetarian variety that I’ve collected over the years.  They rarely, if ever, have been used, as I’m not much of a cook, and I find cookbooks intimidating.   234 more words

Completed Things

Knife Myths - Sharp knives are dangerous

There are a fair few knife myths flying around the internet, so I thought I would tick them off one by one explaining the origins of the myth (if I can find it) … 331 more words


40 Day Food Challenge – Day 31

An update on the 40 Day Food challenge.  It is soooooooooo tricky to stick to such a small budget!  I am going to give you an insight into how the challenge has actually progressed: 949 more words


Mini Croque Madame Muffins

With me working 7 days a week, I have had little to no time to cook anything and I was super excited to get back in the kitchen!  429 more words

Foodie Adventures

Recipe: Halloumi, Sundried Tomato and Mint Sandwich

One of my biggest bete noires of sandwich making is raw halloumi.  I’m not quite sure why people use it as everybody in the world knows that halloumi is at its best when griddled or fried in a smidge of oil until it chars a little.  259 more words

On my own

One of the good things that occurred when The Goodbox PH gave me the opportunity to review their food is that it allowed me to visualize what 1800 calories looked like. 270 more words

Food Journal