Monthly Archives: December 2012

Droid Joy

I am now the proud owner of a Samsung Galaxy Ace. Second hand, of course, but no less exciting. In my head, I wasn’t allowed a smartphone because I break them. Well, they break. Into pieces. After being dropped on … Continue reading

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Hummus Happiness

Hummus is one of my favourite foods of all time. Chickpeas are amazing legumes and I like them in lots of dishes, but hummus is where chickpea ceases to be the vehicle for a more exciting prospect and becomes the … Continue reading

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Olives with Garlic and Lemon

I love olives. J’aime l’olives! Cheap or expensive, all grades have their great points, and you get good and bad at every level anyway. They are an acquired taste, but for me it was worth acquiring, because whenever I eat … Continue reading

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Scratch Pitta Breads

Culinary genius? Or just bloody minded? Observe below and weep. (Recipe below) It might be simple, but isn’t that the point of tapas? This is a garlic trio of tastiness, the hummus so garlicky that it’s hot; the olives unexotic … Continue reading

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Amazing World

What an amazing world we live in. We still have wild things which live secretly alongside us. Little birds that interact with us. Spiders, badgers, foxes, deer, and of course, Robin et al.     One of my old ladies … Continue reading

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