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Handy Bread Hint

Living remote, I do not have ready access to fresh bread rolls so I must either buy them in bulk when I go to town, or bake my own.  Either way, living alone means I do not need a lot … Continue reading

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Chilli Pies

On Friday I made a big pot of my internationally famous chilli, and invited my friends and colleagues around for dinner. One by one they didn’t show up. I was left with a pot of chilli. So I mixed in … Continue reading

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Lyn’s Chicken Pumpkin Lasagna

I didn’t make this, though I intend to.   I just happened to drop by to say Hello, just as Lyn was about to dish this up. So I got to try some and bring some home with me.  It’s … Continue reading

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Tropical Fusion Bean Salad

  1 can 4 bean mix 1 can chickpeas 1 large red onion, diced 2 carrots julienned ½ each of red, yellow and green capsicums, diced 2 sticks celery diced (Solomon Islanders substitute snakebean) chopped parsley 2 slices pineapple, diced … Continue reading

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Scotch Eggs

Scotch Eggs.  Something I have not had, or made, for a very long time.  These are pretty ad-hoc and the recipe can vary depending on taste and what is in the pantry.  They are fun to make and good to eat. … Continue reading

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Savoury Ham and Cheese Muffins

 (makes 12)  The secret to light fluffy scones, when you are densifying them with cheese, is to add yoghurt. The acid reacts with the self raising flour much more effectively. Ingredients   2½ cups self raising flour ½ cup grated … Continue reading

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