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June 2012

Food

Tasty Root Vegetables

June 29, 2012

My favourite and quickest way to serve vegetables with roast chicken (You can use veggie soya or Quorn chunks if you are a non meat eater). Peel chop and throw in roasting pans a selection of root vegetables with cloves of garlic, chopped herbs of your choice and red onions for colour. Drizzle over olive oil, salt and pepper and place in the oven at 190C for aprox 45 mins. Lovely!…

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Life

Waiting for the sun!

June 21, 2012

In our throwaway society we sometimes forget to make do and mend. I love my shoes and some I’ve had for years, but I do look after them. This pair of sandals has come out every year for the last 6 but this year they just looked a little tired around the edges. Out came the black shoe dye and together with a trip to the cobblers they live to fight another summer – OK when we get one!…

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Personal Life

Cornflakes are king

June 21, 2012

Revisiting Cornflakes, haven’t eaten them for ages, forgotten how delicious they are… only problem I have is have to put sugar on them. A small price to pay as they do have a very worthy promotion running at the moment called ‘Give a Child a Breakfast’. It’s a campaign to provide a healthy breakfast in a fun and friendly environment to children in schools who attend breakfast clubs. I am a great believer in breakfast being the most important meal of the day.…

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Personal Life

Wet, Wet, Wet!

June 18, 2012

My jubilee seemed to involve a lot of umbrellas and wet food which Buddie, as you can see, helped me clear up! Our street party was on the Tuesday it wasn’t supposed to rain until 4.30 but at around 2.00 the heavens opened.…

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