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Parcelled sunshine.

So many thanks to my blogging compadre and unflinching guide to the incredible diversity of West Coast edibles, Vicente (Vittle Monster).  This unlooked-for and pleasant surprise came through the post this morning – a taste of San Francisco in Swansea.   128 more words

Food

No Diet - Homemade Pork Scratchings

So we bought this really nice piece of pork shoulder since we wanted to make pulled pork. And although normally the skin is the best part of the roast pork bit, we dismanteled the pork of its beautiful skin and put the pork in the slowcooker (different recipe). 95 more words

Recipes

The Botanist - Chester

When my friend invited me to a blogging event at the Botanist in Chester I was very excited. I had never been asked to attend anything ‘as a blogger’ before. 1,281 more words

Chester

Homemade pork scratchings: a guilty pleasure

This is my most utterly favourite snack and so simple to do! I have a friendly local butcher in Stornoway and he happily gives me pig fat for free, so our home is well stocked with these delicious little nibbles 24/7, and they will definitely be on the menu if you are visiting us for one of our… 256 more words

Country Life

The Top 10 Best Things About a Low-Carb Diet

  1. You don’t need to eat low-fat cottage cheese again. Seriously, that watery crap doesn’t need to find itself in your fridge ever again.
  2. Broccoli and butter.
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Low Carb Recipes

Pork crackling/scratchings

What to do when your butcher puts a load of pork rind into your shopping bag with a knowing wink??

It’s gotta be turned into porky snappy goodness no? 64 more words

Recipes

No-No Trio

With only a short time lapse between my last set of tales, I find myself with an array of escapade to write about.

Jumping the gap between my last post and this, my most invigorating tale is about my return to Europe after the completion of a year in the Middle East. 1,545 more words

Middle East