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“Ne’er Cast A Cloot………

…..till May is oot” is an old Scottish saying that means that the weather in Scotland can be very changeable and that it’s a foolish person who will change into their summer attire before the month of May has finished. There’s always … Continue reading

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Now, That’s What I Call……………

…..multitasking. One post – 4 recipes, no waffle. Oh, all right, but just a little bit of waffle, promise. Imagine the scene…….oranges and satsumas starting to look a bit pass their best in the fruit bowl, so what do you … Continue reading

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Muffin Tops

I swear I never ever though I’d be one of those women who waft, Nigella like, into a kitchen and start baking for breakfast, murmuring under their breaths about how easily one could whip up a batch of muffins for breakfast. … Continue reading

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Everyone’s A Fruit And Nut Case………..

And that’s another kilo lost. Yay, go me 🙂 So is it so terrible that I decided that, since I couldn’t get all the new bag of porridge oats into the big storage container I usually use, that I could … Continue reading

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Luxury, Sheer Luxury.

My aim is to not go mad over the Christmas and New Year holidays. Difficult when I’ve just made this, but I’m determined not to. After all, I’d hate to waste the year I’ve spent on the 5:2 diet and … Continue reading

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