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Yearly Archives: 2017

Pasta Bake (Slow Cooker)

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December 2, 2017

This slow cooker dish is based loosely on an American-style Baked Ziti, except ziti is not routinely available in the UK. I toyed with using macaroni instead, but decided to use penne.
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A nice find

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October 6, 2017

Popped into a friend's today, for a cuppa and a chat. On the way home, I had time on my hands, so I drove into Sleaford, to the Design and Craft Centre there - I've driven past the signs many times, and always wondered what it was. It was interesting, but not what I...
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Wood Pellet Grill Forum – www.pelletfan.com

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September 21, 2017

I've long been a follower of the PelletHeads BBQ forum, which catered specifically to the kind of pellet-fueled smoker I use.

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Smoked Mac & Cheese

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August 31, 2017

Smoked Mac & Cheese

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Mac & Cheese, Easy (Rice Cooker method)

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August 31, 2017

Mac & Cheese, Easy (Rice Cooker method)

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Lakeland Mini Multicooker

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August 26, 2017

So if I am trying to free up more kitchen top space, the last thing I should do is buy another gadget?

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Simply Cook – A Recipe Box With A Twist

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July 29, 2017

Today, I am reviewing Simply Cook, a different type of recipe box from the others I have reviewed so far - Gousto, Hello Fresh, Mindful Chef.
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Graze: Snacks by Post

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July 26, 2017

I've just given Graze another try. Back in 2013, I took up their "first box free" offer, but it turned into a bit of a hash. The free box never turned up, and Graze's only response was to offer me a box at half-price. This didn't fill me with joy, so I cancelled my new...
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Everdine: The Story Continues

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June 2, 2017
Black Bean Chili Burrito

So, not a bad meal yet. Rather than creating new posts for every meal I cook and snap, I'm just going to post the next few pictures here, so anyone interested can see how the meals turn out.

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Everdine: Jerk Chicken With Pineapple Salsa

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June 1, 2017

Another Everdine meal, and another success. Chicken was well cooked; rice was nice and separated, not sticky; salsa added a nice sweet acidic touch.

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