Tag Archives: baking

277/365 Today I… am menu planning

Today I… have been menu planning. Looking ahead to next week, I am out Monday to Wednesday evenings with panto and other committments (to be revealed) so I need to choose meals that can be prepared in advance or that … Continue reading

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276/365 Today I …crumbled

Today I crumbled and had a mince pie- the first (but not the last) this year. I KNEW it was a mistake to buy some this early- still, we know well in advance that ALDI crumbly all butter mince pies … Continue reading

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260/365 Today I … Am celebrating

Today I am flippin’ delighted that Nancy won the GBBO.. I love that her apron was splattered, I cheered when the flour went everywhere. Remind you of anyone? I thought Richard and Luis were amazing but when it mattered Nancy … Continue reading

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259/365 Today I reblogged “Every Great British Bake Off contestant ranked in order of greatness”

259/365 Today I am looking forward eagerly to the series 5 final of The Great British Bake Off which airs tomorrow night. I read this today and couldn’t help agreeing with the order. I won’t give the top name away … Continue reading

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253/365 Today I…watched GBBO

Today I…was sad to see Chetna leave the bake-off tent, but the final three are the right three. I think Richard will win, but I would like to see Nancy take the crown. More importantly, how will I cope without … Continue reading

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221/365 Today I.. Made scones

Today I made scones. Cheese and sweet corn to be exact. Here’s the recipe from BBC Good  Food.    

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209/365 Today I…feel fruity

Today I… was at the vegetable plot after work, picking a few runner beans for dinner. At the moment we seem to having them every day! There are two old apple trees in the car park and the recent stormy weather … Continue reading

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191/365 Today I…am looking forward

Today I…am looking forward to next week- Great British Bake Off is back!!!! Series 5, 12 new contestants to fall in love with. Paul and Mary. Mel and Sue. HURRY UP ! Wednesdays are going to be awesome…

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168/365 Today I…made quiche

Today I… made quiche ready for tomorrow evening. I am meeting some friends for a picnic by the river in Stratford upon Avon (weather permitting). I made a classic bacon and cheese as intended, but there was enough pastry left … Continue reading

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