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Thirty Days? No Big Deal...Right?

You might think I’m wrong, very very wrong.

Wait – let me start over. First things first, introductions! I want to extend to everyone a very warm welcome to the first post of… 1,315 more words

30-Day Challenge

On daily bread... and the occasional flower pot loaf

For many years I was quite wary of baking my own bread. It was not so much the baking that instilled fears but the yeast. I had known some disastrously dense bricks in my time. 960 more words

The Pantry

My quest for a cottage garden

It is that time of year when I feel very greedy. Hardly appropriate in Lent but there you have it. A sense of longing for what I do not have creeps in. 856 more words

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Wonderful weekend!

Do you know what makes Mondays more bearable? Making the most of the weekend. I had an absolutely fab Sunday (and part sat also – though that was mostly a day for chores). 362 more words


Step 4: It's Not What's in the Store, It's What's in your Kitchen

So here we are already at Step #4!!! This is one of my favorite steps because when I figured this out and mastered it, all was right in my world. 908 more words

Knowledge Is Power

The Pantry

For me there is something quite decadent about going out for a leisurely breakfast. It’s one of my many guilty pleasures. And why not, we’re spoiled for choice in Edinburgh with a plethora of cafes and restaurants providing diners with great breakfast ideas, far more appealing than a bowl of cornflakes. 364 more words


Happy Pancake Day!

I’m always delighted when Pancake Day comes around, this year especially so as I have a proper American pancake skillet. No excuse for rubbish pancakes! If you are at all into pancake making, I can’t recommend one enough. 409 more words