Tag Archives: New Year

For Auld Lang Syne

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It’s fair to say that November and December 2015 were a bit of a struggle following Rocket’s recent accident in India, but a new year beckons and we are not down hearted, it could have been an awful lot worse and he is at least on the mend now.

The food season has changed, the tide has already turned from richly abundant to the austerity of January but just before that happens…we have been reliving some of the best bits via the medium of left overs. Continue reading For Auld Lang Syne

Lobsterissamas

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It was the week before Christmas….

Rocket and I do not get much ‘us’ time over the Christmas period, not a complaint but a statement of fact.

This year our nephew, Scouse, was to be married to the delightful Miss Brody right before Christmas (meaning things were even more hectic than usual)  still we managed to create one evening in all the madness of Christmas and weddings to have a meal together. Continue reading Lobsterissamas

A Partridge in a Pie Crust….

IMG_1077On the first day of Christmas my Rocket said to me…. “I am making a game pie” – he sweated buckets over it and it was a little jewel, served on Boxing day. We have had a busy time and I have started a new job meaning that my time for blog world has been limited…. but in the way of new years resolutions, I feel a need to get back to it. Continue reading A Partridge in a Pie Crust….