Epic win – more new kitchen goodies

So, I promised in my last post to tell you about my fabulous competition win.  You may remember my post last month about the JusRol TopIt pie competition I entered with the pie I made from my Burn’s night leftovers.  This is the pie I entered… Well, dear readers, I’m proud and excited to tell…

Green the world

from The LORAX by Dr. Seuss If we plant trees on land currently used to grow unnecessary surplus and wasted food this would offset all greenhouse gas emissions from fossil fuel combustion Adapted from source: Fife Diet – Think Global, Eat Local . Go on, plant a tree this week! Vohn xx

Awesome Chilli Beef Pancakes

 Here is a picture of the Chilli Beef Pancakes we ate for dinner tonight – they might not look very pretty but boy do they taste delicious. My whole family adores these – I’ve even served them up before now at a dinner party and they have gone down very well. They are called “Chilli Beef…

My new kitchen goodies

A few months ago, I agreed to review a new online course from Love to Learn, who have a range of online courses for adults who enjoy learning.  They wanted some feedback on a new course on Memory Training that they were about to release.  I wrote up my review on GransNet and was lucky enough to win…

Shame on us

. All the world’s nearly one billion hungry people could be lifted out of malnourishment on less than a quarter of the food that is wasted in the US, UK and Europe . Source: Fife Diet – Think Global, Eat Local How do you avoid food waste?

Burns Night, Scottish Thistles & Jus-Rol Pie Competition

Regardless of whether or not you are Scottish or like to read poetry, I’ll bet you’ve sung or danced to an 18th century Scottish poem, even if you haven’t realised it.  The Scottish poet Robert Burns wrote the infamous Auld Lang Syne in 1788, which is still to this day often sung at New Year…