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Friday 29 April 2011
by Wulf
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Irish Pasta?

I used the parsley pesto I mentioned yesterday for dinner last night. I chopped some carrots, julienne style, and boiled those along with some pasta and a pinch of salt. The dish was finished off with parsley pesto and grated … Continue reading

Thursday 28 April 2011
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Eat Your Greens

This is parsley pesto that Jane made last night — handfuls of parsley from our polytunnel, blended with garlic, oil, parmesan cheese and sunflower seeds. Traditional pesto recipes use pine nuts but my recent investigations have shown those to relatively … Continue reading

Wednesday 27 April 2011
by Wulf
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A Little Rain

Hurrah for the rain! We haven’t had much and the weather is sunny now but there was a shower overnight. It wouldn’t normally be a thing to remark on but “April Showers” have been notable by their absence this month. … Continue reading

Tuesday 26 April 2011
by Wulf
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Do Not Underestimate…

Lots of useful things done in the garden yesterday; plants moved out the soil, creating room for plants to move into the coldframe, creating room for further tidying up in the polytunnel and new batches of seed to be planted. … Continue reading

Sunday 24 April 2011
by Wulf
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The Story

What stops a film being a random sequence of people, places and interactions? It is the story which gives meaning, providing a thread by which to understand the whole. I was thinking about meaning today. What is Easter about? What … Continue reading

Saturday 23 April 2011
by Wulf
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Hot Cross Buns

Yesterday’s baking handiwork: I made two twists on the recipe. The crosses were made with poppy seeds (pressed into crosses I had painted with milk). I then slashed down the centre of each line to give some expansion room although, … Continue reading