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May 2016

reading may

Reading… MAY

Reading May…It’s been a busy month of reading. I don’t usually get through four books in four weeks, but something happens when I read crime fiction. I am compelled to keep reading even when my eyelids start to droop. Its just a matter of…

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May 30, 2016
eggplant capsicum pasta

Eggplant Capsicum Pasta

Pasta has always been a staple, so trying the eggplant and capsicum pasta recipe was a no-brainer. However, there was a time there when the only thing a certain person would eat was tomato pasta, so we ate it twice a week to satisfy…

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May 28, 2016
banana cake

Banana Cake

This banana cake recipe is from a long time ago, found randomly in a magazine, where and when I can’t remember. Its one of those that you dig out every so often and everyone says: we haven’t had this for ages, but are very happy…

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May 21, 2016
chipotle meatballs

Chipotle Meatballs

Meatballs and pasta has long been a favourite. Much requested, and often cooked on a weekly basis until someone says: not again. And there’s always the followup…but I love meatballs! So, what to do. You can remove it from the menu for a month of…

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May 14, 2016
waffles with raspberries

Waffles with maple syrup

Waffles with maple syrup are great for breakfast. You use the same ingredients as you do for pancakes, except you separate the eggs and add beaten egg whites in the final stage of mixing. As a result they are much lighter than pancakes, which I…

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May 7, 2016