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A fab foodie idea for Valentine’s Day: bacon roses

So if you love food and/or bacon, then bacon roses seems like a fun idea for Valentine’s Day – for yourself, or for the one you love. So check our this blog to find out how you can buy a … Continue reading

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More foodie pics for January

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Joyful shopping at Whole Foods Market, Giffnock

I can’t wait to get back to do some more shopping at Whole Foods Market in¬†Giffnock. It’s a real treat to find such a well-stocked (what I’ll call alternative food) supermarket. As well as lots of organic vege (including an … Continue reading

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Some typical Scottish cakes: tarts and gingerbread

I was informed by one of my volunteers at work that cake makes them work faster – a good tip! So I’ve been tempting my colleagues with different cakes during a very intense week as we start our big project … Continue reading

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White chalk, black board and how lists make me happy

The shopping list written on the blackboard in the kitchen makes me happy. There, I said it. Lists are good. Order is good. And there’s something about white chalk written on the blackboard. It’s the simple things…

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More shopping at Pillars of Hercules, and looking forward to some tasty meals

This weekend I met a friend for coffee at Pillars of Hercules, and had a chance to buy some of their lovely wares and produce. I am particularly excited about the kale, which I intend to make in to kale … Continue reading

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Imports from our trip to North America

We came back with a suitcase full of a rather eclectic mixture of food, bought on our recent trip to North America. There are some things that one just cannot buy in the UK, and that are just done better … Continue reading

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