Category Archives: food

Here’s a thought for you………… or not

Have you ever thought about the number of chocolates, sweets or biscuits you get in a pack? I ask because one of the things I always look for when shopping is weights and value for money. Too often the price … Continue reading

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5 Things Tuesday — 5 Ways You Enjoy Apples

Dr Tanya hosts the Five Things Tuesday challenge. Find out more and join in here I have never really been a ‘fruity’ person (get your minds out of the gutter you lot!) and apples weren’t really in my top 10. … Continue reading

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Food thoughts 29th August

Funny how the mind works sometimes, but I was preparing some green beans given to us by our neighbour today and found myself thinking……….. Yes, I know that can be dangerous, but it did make we wonder why I was … Continue reading

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A Bitter Pill perhaps

These past few days have seen me checking out a few things in readiness for this post. You might like to have a recap of the latter part on Monday’s post to get an idea. I know I prattle on … Continue reading

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Food, the final frontier

DISCLAIMER I AM NOT A FOOD EXPERT OR PROFESSIONAL DIETICIAN. THE BENEFIT ILLUSTRATIONS ARE AVAILABLE FROM THE INTERNET AND MY COMMENTS ARE BASED ON PERSONAL EXPERIENCE. IF YOU ARE TRYING TO LOSE WEIGHT OR HAVE HEALTH ISSUES, SEEK PROFESSIONAL HELP … Continue reading

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Foo-bored: a reblog

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
No, this is not a type error or case of dyslexia. This is about FOOD BOREDOM  I suppose school dinners could be blamed for some of it. I mean we had mash, boiled and roast potatoes…

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Five faves for Tuesday

Dr Tanya is our host for the Five Things Tuesday challenge. Italian cuisine is very much a part of the food scene worldwide. Pizza has the same universal appeal as cola drinks. There are so many other Italian foods that … Continue reading

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The D Word and then some

Most of my readers are aware of my continuous battle of the bulge and success or not in the weight loss department. I am a member of Slimming World and it is hoped that group classes will resume in September. … Continue reading

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How do you like your onions?

We have just weighed our onion crop and have a staggering 22.2lbs! This is after we have given a fair few away. These are pictures of our last two crops, and this year’s completely covered the table above. Not bad … Continue reading

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Today’s ‘Doh’ moment

Not that long ago, our neighbour asked for assistance in opening a can of corned beef as she couldn’t get the key to work. There is a knack as you remove the key from the side of the tin, invert … Continue reading

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