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6/365 Friday= food

Almost at the end of the first week of my 2017 365 challenge. The theme for Friday will be ‘food’. Food plays a BIG part in my life. Cooking for my friends and family has always been an expression of … Continue reading

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1/365 Happy new year

Every year many of us set ourselves goals or resolutions to be ‘better’-¬† giving up smoking, drinking, chocolate or whatever, or vowing to join the gym, save money, write that novel, get a promotion. All perfectly reasonable resolutions and like … Continue reading

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Friday feast

After a busy week you want something simple and comforting on Friday night to ease you into the weekend. Spaghetti and meatballs fits the bill for me. So, tonight we had home made meatballs using lean minced beef with a … Continue reading

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When life gives you lemons…

Preserve them! Hands up. I admit it. I am more than a little obsessed with preserved lemons of late. Tagines. Steamed fish parcels. Salads. BBQ. They add a citrus zing to anything and everything. I mentioned them in February when … Continue reading

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Down my garden

It looks like mother nature is doing her thing at the vegetable patch. Or should that be father nature as my photos always seem to show Martin doing all the work. I do help, honestly – I fetch the water … Continue reading

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SW diary 3 April

I had a bloody good Easter weekend away in our caravan and spending time with family and managed to gain 3.5lbs. Mainly pink fizz ( pictured) but there was also fish and chips by the sea, bread and butter pudding … Continue reading

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Can you dig it?

Sun’s out. Time to give the veg patch some attention. Sadly, at the end of the year we will no longer have access to the garden which is at the rear of the building where I work. The business is … Continue reading

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Who ate all the pies?

I read somewhere it was National Pie Week or World Pie Day or something similar, so this weekend I had a go at one of the recipes from the SW Mediterranean Magic cookbook. Here is my take on Spanakopita (spinach … Continue reading

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SW diary 1 March

Little bit disappointed this week – just a maintain after my 4lb off last week but I still feel very positive and am making good choices, most of the time. Sticking with SP for another week as I have noticed … Continue reading

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SW diary: 23 Feb

Weigh in tonight. Am excited to see if my 9 days on EESP have given me a good result. Another SP day today, here’s my food diary. Breakfast: Overnight Oats (HexB) with dash of milk from HexA and a fat … Continue reading

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