Category Archives: food

5 Things Tuesday — Favourite Bread Rolls

Today Dr Tanya is inviting us to share our favourite bread rolls. You can find her choices and original post here I don’t eat lot of bread these days, though it’s not something banned from my diet, and some can … Continue reading

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Has Beens

Hands up those who remember the advert in the UK Beanz meanz Heinz? As a kid, I was never a fan of beans, much preferring spaghetti but I was in a minority. If Mum could get the small tins, or … Continue reading

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Dieters: Chocolate alert, but read this

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I was going to schedule this post for Sunday but thought better of it in respect of being forewarned is forearmed sotospeak. To my fellow dieters, Sunday July 7th is World Chocolate Day (source). With all…

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Yorkshire pudding 1 Mother in Law 0

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It was mother in law’s birthday, and as Hubby was away on a course, I thought I’d take her out to lunch. I gave her the choice of venue, knowing she liked the local carvery, and…

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Snow moon, Witchy Socks, and a Frittata

I’ve seen a couple of posts about the last picture on the camera for February. I think mine was the snow moon. One picture was taken with the flash, the other without, both before the street lights came on. It … Continue reading

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Truthful Tuesday: February 2nd, 2021

Frank aka PCGuyIV is our host for the Truthful Tuesday prompt. You can find out more and last week’s round-up of participants (myself included) here Frank’s question this week: Whether it’s soups, stews, or chili, are there certain foods that … Continue reading

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Toad in the Hole

We Brits may seem to have some odd eating habits, but Toad in the Hole is a family favourite, and one I used to do quite often when I was bringing up a family. It was cheap and filling, and … Continue reading

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Ten Deadly Syns

Well, they’re not exactly deadly, but I needed a headline. Today has been a good day, and even though Hubby’s INR is up again, we know why and can compensate accordingly. He will have another test on Monday. We have … Continue reading

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It’s harder than ever now

As a rule, I’m not one to give up, though circumstances in recent years have had me shelving or postponing diet plans. Not knowing what to get me for my birthday in 2019, and knowing how depressed I was getting … Continue reading

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Five favourite winter soups

This week, Dr Tanya asks us to list our five favourite soups. She says: What better winter warmer than a steaming hot bowl of soup? It fills you up and warms the cockles of your heart. Soup is the best … Continue reading

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