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Easy Healthy Eating: The Chef’s Pencil.

Easy Healthy Eating: The Chef’s Pencil.

Easy Healthy Eating: The Chef’s Pencil. On the back of last weeks awesome round-up of expert hints & tips, I open a new email from a fabulous blog I subscribe to, & this is their current topic too!!! Thought this might be yet another bit of help

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Grandsons Cooking Classes

Grandsons Cooking Classes

Grandsons Cooking Classes Yay!! Finally, this year, the 2 grandsons who attend this school, are old enough to participate in the kitchen. With me :)) happy face… This is my 3rd year now…volunteering at the local school to help out in the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program.

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In My Kitchen…

In My Kitchen…

In My Kitchen… One of my favourite bloggers published a post today, suggesting we share with other food-minded people what’s “in my kitchen.” Check out this lushness by Celia @ Fig Jam and Lime Cordial So here’s my quick over-view from January… Time for salads after all that

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Speaking of Languages…Menu 3.

Speaking of Languages…Menu 3.

The Duchess’s Cooking Classes are on the list as the 5th most popular activity to do while in Sicily. You stay in the magnificent old apartments, you shop at the freshest of markets, you pick herbs & lemons straight form her garden, you cook Sicilian fare &

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Carolyn’s Story.

Carolyn’s Story.

Carolyn’s Story. What a delightful way to finish this series of Sunday Sessions….Kitchen Stories! This bundle of recollections kindly came to us from one of my many special sisters. It is amazing to see the parallels within our memories, & I feel honoured & grateful to have

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Round 2 in the school kitchen.

Round 2 in the school kitchen.

Round 2 in the school kitchen. Hey all, just a quick catch-up on what we’ve been cooking in the past 2 week block…. We gratefully had a big cardboard box load of Jerusalem Artichokes donated by one of the school parents last week….how awesome is that? Thank you SO

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Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program. SAKGP.

Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program. SAKGP.

Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program. SAKGP. And so begins a journey of volunteering each week in the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program, at our local primary school. It’s all new to me… I’m no trained teacher. It means getting a blue card, committing to a chunk of my precious

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Kitchen Sessions…Game Plan! Useful tips.

Kitchen Sessions…Game Plan! Useful tips.

KITCHEN SESSION GAME PLAN…useful tips! Do you know what to do when you need to prepare lots of food? We did a fun little function a couple of days ago, Mad Hatters Tea Party theme, fabulous costumes, funky music, cool ambiance & of course, fantastic tasty little

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Memories from the Kitchen.

Memories from the Kitchen.

Memories from the Kitchen. Another story for our “Kitchen Conversations” series….   I looked up at the underside of the kitchen table. To me it was the vast underbelly of a starship unaware of my furtive presence. I scuttled forward making soft ‘whooshing’ noises, hoping against hope to avoid

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Forbidden Fruit…Sunday Sessions…Kitchen Conversations.

Forbidden Fruit…Sunday Sessions…Kitchen Conversations.

Another part in our series on Sunday Sessions….Kitchen Conversations. Forbidden Fruit! Forbidden Fruit! Childhood on the farm provided a multitude of many-faceted experiences, mostly fabulous, particularly in retrospect. I wouldn’t trade them for the world…well alright, a few of them maybe :)) One particular activity, often performed, remains the

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