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Indian spiced vegetable pasties

A couple of months ago when I was on my road trip through rural NSW, I had a vegetarian Cornish pastie from a bakery cafe and it was one of the worst things I’ve eaten for a long time – dense with potatoes, bland and stodgy. 605 more words


Pleasant Surprise in Production

I wasn’t having the best of days. I won’t bore you with the sordid details, but I had received some bad financial news that had me in the dumps. 231 more words


Mushroom, Potato and Cheese Pasties

 Serves 4


  • 350g ready-made pastry
  • 4 x organic new potatoes, washed and diced
  • 8 x organic chestnut mushrooms peeled and sliced.
  • 1 x small onion, diced.
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How To Look Good Naked

The secret to looking good naked is not to compare yourself to anyone else.  Cultivate your own individual sex appeal.  Here are some suggestions:

  1. Without clothes to dress your body, hair is your only accessory.  
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Petite madeleine

Well today I’ve bought my first semi-pro kitchen-machine (they are expensive!) Even though there are a lot of pastries that need to be prepared by hand (not using any kitchen-machine) I really wanted one. 324 more words


A stop off at Cornwall Services

The new Cornwall Services at Victoria/ Roche were supposed to open in Spring 2014 (according to the sign over winter).

The sign was changed around June to ‘opening Summer 2014’. 271 more words

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What's for Dinner? Mini Masala Meatballs, Veggie Pizza (sorta), and cheese and Onion Pasties

Summer is almost over and for Bringing Back Dinner and many of you this means a return to routine. It has been fun, but I kind of like the predictability of September – May.   524 more words