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an anecdote about an artichoke

“After all the trouble you go to, you get about as much actual food out of eating an artichoke as you would from licking 30 or 40 postage stamps.” … 726 more words


Happy St. Patty's Day: Irish Soda Bread

ORIGINALLY POSTED MARCH 16, 2012: Everyone loves a good Irish Soda Bread with their St. Patrick’s Day meal! This one was passed along to me by my father-in-law last winter and it was wonderful. 86 more words

Jennifer L. Cowart

The Nine to Five

For a long time I really didn’t understand why so many people had such a hard time eating healthy food.  I got up every morning, ate a bowl of… 545 more words

Eating On A Budget

Weekly Shop & Meal Plan

A big part of being Mummy is making sure everyone is fed. This how I’m planning on feeding my boys this week;

Monday (yesterday): Mexican Beef Salad… 267 more words


Market Special: Paddy’s Market, Haymarket

There’s no doubt, Sydney can be an expensive place to live. According to the most recent Household Expenditure Survey in 2009-2010 ,the average weekly expenditure of food and non-alcoholic beverages in NSW households is $212.67. 227 more words

Healthy Eating

Food Bank Kedgeree

Unusually for a Monday, I’m feeling a touch nostalgic. When I’m like this, my regular breakfast of a lightly toasted english muffin with butter and Fortnum’s best preserves just won’t do. 677 more words

Fat Cats

Skinny dipping in the kitchen

Am I crazy, or is there a kitchen appliance for absolutely everything these days? There are breadmakers, rice cookers, slow cookers, poffertjes makers (in case you get that sudden urge to cook tiny pancakes) and the ‘I-Can-Cook-Almost-Anything’ maker (my name for the Thermomix). 314 more words

Healthy Eating