Monthly Archives: August 2011

Snapshot 2: finished stuffed bread

I forgot to cover it so it singed a little. But this bread stuffed with roast tomato, garlic and basil is still perfect for evening telly munching.

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Snapshot: stuffing bread

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Cooking with Kids: A Mysterious Gadget

When visiting my family last month eldest daughter got to use a very useful gadget to mush up garlic.  It is basically two pieces of plastic with some teeth.  You place the clove inside and twist them together until the … Continue reading

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Recipe: Mini Lemon Cupcakes

The Lemon Drops I made at the start of the week made me wonder what the same mini lemon cupcake idea would be like with a wheat flour based cake and no vegetables.  The answer turned out to be very … Continue reading

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Confessions of an Interrupted Baker

This was originally a guest post on DorkyMum  A big thank you to her for giving me the space and push to actually articulate some of this stuff.  It also made me finally start posting here regularly as I wanted … Continue reading

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Snapshot: Onions from the allotment

Every time I go into the kitchen at the moment I want to make onion tart.

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2 Recipes: A Duo of Slightly Strange Cupcakes

I’m working on a review of Harry Eastwood’s Red Velvet Chocolate Heartache. I have a couple more recipes I want to try before I come to a final conclusion, but this is what I’ve made so far. These recipes are … Continue reading

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