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Kitchen prints

Kitchen prints

Absolutely adore these vintage household print advertisements of the 1950s. I am thinking of collecting some of these and putting them in my kitchen. What do you think? Would you like to see some kitchen prints (free downloads) on the blog? Images :  here

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Blue cheese,ham & celery muffins

Blue cheese,ham & celery muffins

 A savoury muffin?? Life is full of enough disappointments, Gary!  A savoury muffin?! I don’t know you anymore. Miranda Hart But trust me once you’ve tried this you will be addicted and will be wanting more.   Blue cheese,ham & celery,bacon with sweet corn,onion with brie and figs (my favorite),peanut butter and salted peanuts (sara’s favorite),smoked ham and […]

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Confession time.

Confession time.

I have a bookrack next to my bed that houses my modest collection of cookbooks/food memoirs. Ahem…82 when I last counted them. Each time I order a new one I am asked why do you need so many cookbooks/food memoirs? Call it a fetish, weakness or whatever…psychological disorder, anyone? But the truth is that there […]

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The Masala Dabba

The Masala Dabba

What is round, made up of stainless steel and found in nearly every Indian home?  Our Masala Dabba (Indian spice box).  And though the cook in me loves the utility of having a box like this the dreamer-me wants something more vintage-y and charming. Come join me and drool.  How about a carved wooden box? A Persian brass spice box. Ornate. […]

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Baked eggs with ham and sundried tomatoes

Baked eggs with ham and sundried tomatoes

The difference between involvement and commitment is like ham and eggs.  The chicken is involved; the pig is committed.Martina Navratilova And I am not sure amongst the several things that I love to do (and fortunately for me my interests = work = happy me = sometimes disappearing from the blog, oops…sorry) which ones to get merely involved with and […]

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year

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Merry Christmas and happy holidays

Merry Christmas and happy holidays

                                 Merry Christmas and happy holidays to you and yoursImage : here

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C is for Chinese Oranges

C is for Chinese Oranges

Definition of CHINESE ORANGE 1 : a kumquat (Fortunella japonica) having globular fruit 2 : a vivid yellowish pink to strong reddish orange that is very slightly redder than capucine red —called also Japanese yellow Yay! And finally after a long long wait ours just turned into these warm amber beauties. I got the plant many many months back […]

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On my wishlist

On my wishlist

When it comes to buying gadgets for the kitchen I have a tough time controlling my heart and my wallet. I am like a child in a candy store when I am left alone for hours at a store that houses kitchen appliances and the likes. Perhaps one day I will share my prized possessions…I may need many a […]

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Food.Don't waste it.

Food.Don’t waste it.

Wishing you a fun filled weekend. Read, Eat and be good. And always remember… Image : here

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