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Book challenge #27: A nonfiction book

Kitchen, Nigella Lawson

I have a bit of a thing for cookbooks. I had to put myself on a cookbook ban, and the only new ones I’ve had since I put myself on it have been gifts from other people. 390 fler ord

2015 Reading Challenge

a lovely bunch of coconuts!

Sometimes it’s good to have a little distraction in the day: something to make the train stop, and the world slow, something to capture our imagination for just a while. 138 fler ord

Friendship

Dinner with Nigella

Those of you who follow this blog with any regularity will know of my Holy Trinity of First Principles: words, music and food.

These are my three main sources of nourishment, and without their sustaining, inspiring and stabilising presence in my life I would probably end up in jail or in what used to be called (in the good old days of political incorrectness) a lunatic asylum. 779 fler ord

Musings

Chocolate Cherry Cupcakes

I got this recipe from the lovely Nigella, so I trusted that it would be a rich, sweet experience. As you might have noticed, cherry is one of my favourite flavours of all time – it always has been – so I was excited to try these little pieces of heaven! 297 fler ord

Baking

5 Ways To Muck Up Apple and Blackberry Crumble.

Crumble is dead easy. This is the basic, tried and tested, recipe:

The Fruit
4 large Bramley cooking apples (I weighed mine as just under 2 lbs/1 Kg) 337 fler ord

Food

Recipe Recommendations

I was out for lunch with hubby and a group of friends today (Wagamamas – Chicken Teriyaki Donburi ;p Oh the kimchi!) and I had one of those really lovely moments where my friends asked for my advice on something foodie related :) It sounds silly, but it’s a really great feeling that your friends know your ‘speciality’ as it were, and value your opinion in that area enough to ask real questions about it, not just chat because it’s something you’re interested in. 1 580 fler ord

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