2010 November

23 November 2010, Comments 0

It has to be said that modern thinking, with regard to health and safety, has gone way beyond the bounds of common sense and in many cases it is placing restrictions on individuals and public places, that are ridiculous in the extreme.  To some extent this can be levelled at food safety, thinking mainly of the brainwashing labels that are … Read the rest

15 November 2010, Comments 0

When it comes to cake decorating, there does seem to be a distinct lack of information available and what is out there, takes some finding.  There are books available, but invariably not with all the information you require to complete your task.  Similarly certain websites will allow you to purchase the necessary items, but then you’ll need to search alternative … Read the rest

7 November 2010, Comments 0

It is almost impossible to explain to today’s pampered generation just what it was like in the years immediately after the end of World War 2, but for those who lived through that traumatic period, the one thing that is noticeable, is their appreciation of food standards and reluctance to waste produce.  Much of this will have been imprinted into … Read the rest

1 November 2010, Comments 0

Even though we are in our third month now and winter is approaching it is still nice to have a stir fry at this time of year. I personally prefer Pork or Chicken because you can alter the recipe to suit and make it with all your favourite flavours. Compared to beef which you are often restricted on seasoning.

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