Category Archives: Gadgets

New fridge joy

We’ve had our new fridge for a week now. It. Is. Fabulous. We have all the space for all the fruit and vege, and other first principle ingredients we use so often. And there’s a five bottle wine rack, and space … Continue reading

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Yet another not-so-useless gadget: a cherry/olive pitter

There has been a ban on buying gadgets for the past few months. After ceasing to use the banana guard (I went off bananas) and having NEVER used the cherry/olive pitter, Hubby refused to let me buy any more gadgets. … Continue reading

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A rare roast beef and roast potatoes: it is Sunday after all

I don’t do roast beef very often, and I’m not sure why. I think I must think it takes longer to roast than I think it does. I reality this 0.75kg roast took about 40 mins to cook to medium … Continue reading

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A new toy: a grapefruit tool

On our trip around North America a couple of our friends took up to cookware shops, and much fun was had. I love looking at the gadgets, and found a few I’d never seen before. One was a grapefruit tool, which Hubby’s … Continue reading

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More boiled eggs, but this time with dino soldiers!

Boiled eggs and soldiers has been a theme this week! This second feel good breakfast was served up in my fave novelty egg cup (Mr Eggy Head has his own wee hammer and spoon) and dino toast. We take eggs and soldiers … Continue reading

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The wok, a stir fry and cooking on gas

When we got married my good friend got us a fabulous wok. I’ve wanted one for ages and it was the ideal opportunity. It is magnificent, and non-stick, and has a  flat bottom. And we’ve never been able to use … Continue reading

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Kitchen improvements: marble worktop and The Appliance

Hubby and I have moved in with my parents. Some people have asked: why?!!!! Well, here are a couple of reasons: the Rangemaster: four burner gas hob, griddle, warming plate, double oven and grill. Firstly, it’s gas, which I’ve been … Continue reading

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