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Bread and Butter Pudding – an Endlessly Variable Old-Fashioned Dessert

12/07/2019 | By

I’ve never used a recipe to make bread and butter pudding, but I’ve had requests for one, so here it is. Just remember to make enough for breakfast!

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My breakfast!

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Last week I posted a picture of my breakfast of left-over bread and butter pudding on my Instagram profile and Facebook page (feel free to follow me on both – the links are to the right). 

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Bread Ingredients – Do you Wonder What’s in Your Bread? You should!

01/06/2019 | By

If you’re not a baker you’re probably unaware of general bread ingredients – but maybe it’s time we all started paying attention to what is on our plates.

bread ingredients, Fresh Bread

Hello dearest reader – I’m home again after quite a long trip, and have so much to share with you from both Turkey and Southern Italy. 

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Why I Worry About Celebrity Chefs

15/02/2019 | By

Celebrity chefs – have you ever wondered what that’s really all about? I share my thoughts on a cultural phenomenon whose impact is significant.

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The other day my daughter asked me why I didn’t go to see Nigella Lawson when she was on her recent grand colonial tour, or why I hadn’t been interested enough to go to Melbourne to see Yotam Ottolenghi on his.

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Pantry Problems – An Invasion of Unwanted Guests

18/01/2019 | By

Holiday time is over for most of us – but not for the visitors who are seriously overstaying their welcome in my pantry.

mouse trap, pantry problems

Happy new year, dear reader – I hope the holidays were full of happiness and will reward you with pleasant memories for the months to come. Me, not so much. 

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Urban Beekeeping – Lambs’ Ears Gets Her Own Honey!

16/11/2018 | By

No false advertising here – Lambs’ Ears makes it real, taking up urban beekeeping! Sweet by name and now by nature, too, and with minimal pain – so far.

Bees in the echium - urban beekeeping

It’s been an exciting time here, as I finally realise a dream and join the league of those involved in urban beekeeping with my own beehive. 

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Cheesefest+FERMENT – Step into Spring with One of Adelaide’s Favourite Food Festivals

22/08/2018 | By

Adelaide blitzes the rest of the country when it comes to major food events. CheeseFest+FERMENT will once again set the benchmark for food festivals.

Cheeese at launch of Cheesefest+FERMENT

As I write this, it’s about 5C in the Adelaide Hills and I’ve got the oven door open to help keep me warm.

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