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How Supermarkets Get Us To Buy What We Don’t Really Need

How Supermarkets Get Us To Buy What We Don’t Really Need

First published in 2017, still as relevant today. Now that we are thinking about rejoining society after our enforced Covid lockdown, perhaps we need to be even more aware of the ways we can be persuaded to part with more money than we were planning. I haven't been...

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Chicken liver parfait

Chicken liver parfait

Chicken liver parfait that’s smooth unctuous and rich. Vary it around the amount of ingredients you have, it’s very accommodating

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Stuck in limbo in a loft extension

Stuck in limbo in a loft extension

We had a large loft and decided that we’d like to convert that as well. We wanted a bedroom each end and a bathroom in the middle. Nothing complicated, but my goodness, it took us a long time to get the go-ahead.

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Weekend Baguette Recipe

Weekend Baguette Recipe

Baguette – crispy on the outside, light and fluffy on the inside, and with a lovely texture that’s chewy and delicious. Would you like a foolproof baguette recipe?

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Chocolate Scones

Chocolate Scones

Chocolate scones are a bit different and very delicious. We had one with thick cream and bottled dark cherries. Rock on Black Forest revival!

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Onion Bhajis

Onion Bhajis

In these times of stripped supermarket shelves, recipes using minimal ingredients are even more useful that normal

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