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Pancake Cake Day

It is Shrove Tuesday here and I imagine everywhere in the civilised world because it means one thing (well to a philistine like me, anyway) – pancakes. Shrove, deriving from Shrive – meaning confess – Tuesday is one of those festivals that makes … Continue reading

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Banana Bread

This bread is brought to you, in this rather fab style (and yes I spotted two typos but it was too difficult to go back and change them so get over yourselves) courtesy of Norah Colvin’s learnacy programme for the hard … Continue reading

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Glasgow – day two

Today was really the Textiliste’s day as we had no tickets to sport so enjoyed a bit of culture by visiting the Burrell collection and Pollok House, all in the beautiful setting of Pollok park. Because we had time we … Continue reading

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Having shown some piccies of the garden yesterday I thought I’d share something that is a result of all that growing lushness and general fecundity. This beauty is a Rhubarb (the home grown bit), soured cream and ginger cake – … Continue reading

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