Tag Archives: kitchen

How the mitres fall……………..

What a day! After getting our trim and fittings, we have been hard at it in the kitchen all day……… or should I say Hubby has and I’ve been doing some much needed sorting out and organising of dreaded paperwork! … Continue reading

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It’s here!

Having looked it up on the internet, apparently the recommended temperature in a fridge should be 3º C (37. 4º F) and the freezer minus 18 -20º C (minus 0.4 –  minus 4ºF) Our fridge was lurking at 10º C, … Continue reading

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The Hunt for Dinner

Sis has a designer kitchen. Big cooker, dishwasher, large double sink and waste disposal, a full welsh dresser, an understairs store cupboard, 10 other cupboards and a stack of drawers. Adjacent to that is a utility room housing a huge … Continue reading

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Getting grilled

30th October. We intended to get on the road before nine, but as things went, we were pulling out of the car park just after 8 having been up since 6.30. It had been raining nearly all night, and not … Continue reading

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Kids Kooking

Thanks Colin for today’s inspiration. Helping out in the kitchen as a youngster was putting away the clean dishes, then progressing to washing up and finally drying up. Cooking was Mum’s job, though my Dad made some pretty good dough … Continue reading

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Mouse in the House

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all thro’ the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse;‘ Excerpt from The Night Before Christmas (or A Visit from St Nicholas) by Clement Clarke Moore. One of the things about … Continue reading

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