Archive for November, 2012

The Bells of Peover
November 29, 2012, 2 Comments

  Every couple of months Brian meets up with his pals from university for lunch. They take it in turns to choose a ...

Corned Beef Cottage Pie
November 28, 2012, 2 Comments

Its cold today, really cold so we needed something hot for dinner. I asked Brian what he wanted and Brian being Brian as ...

Salmon Teriyaki
November 27, 2012, 4 Comments

Dinner tonight was Salmon Teriyaki. Jen gave me this recipe some time ago and we have it often, usually with a noodle sa ...

New Toy
November 27, 2012, No Comments

When I attended the sourdough bread course recently we were advised to put a tray of water into the oven when baking the ...

Lentil Soup
November 27, 2012, 4 Comments

Last week I read in the press (so it must be true) that families were feeding their children  junk food because it was ...

Gerry the Giraffe
November 26, 2012, 2 Comments

On 17th November my cousin Anne  gave birth to her fourth child Harris Johnstone and this morning I went to Lochgelly t ...

The Four Seasons by Candlelight
November 26, 2012, 2 Comments

As part of Macclesfield’s Winterfest the Festival Orchestra were performing Vivaldi’s Four Seasons in St Mic ...

Media City
November 26, 2012, No Comments

Last week another tick was put on my bucket list. I have always wanted to be in the audience of television programme. Th ...

Pasta with a Wild Mushroom Sauce
November 22, 2012, 2 Comments

When I was in the supermarket the other day I bought a packet of wild mushrooms on a whim with no real notion of what I ...

Pitta Bread
November 22, 2012, 2 Comments

Home made pitta breads are really easy and so much nicer than the bought variety. You can either make the dough by hand ...