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Mar 1st, 2010

Beef casserole

Aka “I made it up” because that’s what I answered when asked 4 separate times “It smells good, what is it?” 2 tablespoons olive oil4 onions, diced2 sticks celery, diced4 short cut bacon rashers, diced3 cloves garlic, minced1kg diced lean beef4 tablespoons plain flour800g tin crushed tomatoes4 carrots, sliced3 cups water2 Massel beef stock cubes […]

Feb 22nd, 2010

Thai red chicken curry

I started with Helen’s recipe for Aromatic Thai Chicken and added some bits and tweaked some quantities and ended up with this: 1kg chicken fillet (I used half thigh fillets and half breast fillets)1 onion, diced2 cloves garlic, crushed1/2 teaspoon sugar1/2 teaspoon yellow mustard seeds2 tablespoons Thai red curry paste2 teaspoons fish sauce1 tablespoon lemon […]

Jun 29th, 2009

Blog quiz time

Found this one lurking in the sidebar over at Eternal Lizdom. Your rainbow is shaded brown.               What is says about you: You are a deep thinking person. You appreciate the roughness of nature. You feel closer to people when you understand their imperfections. Find the colors of your […]

Jun 25th, 2009

Love my friends award

I received an award from Libertine at The untamed thoughts on … Autism The Love My Friends Award is given to those bloggers who aspire, inspire and share the most beautiful of human attributes: art, wisdom and friendship. Deliver this award to eight bloggers who must choose eight more. Art, wisdom and friendship…wow, thank you […]

Jun 10th, 2009

The lounge room smells of varnish

Adam has been building stuff again. This time it’s DVD shelves and we’ve just moved the first new shelving unit into place in the lounge room. Adam doing some high speed re-shelving of DVDs He’s made two of these, to fit one on each side of the fishtank. The bookshelves that were there before, that […]

May 1st, 2009

Blogging Against Disablism Day

Today was Blogging Against Disablism Day. Click that link and it will take you to a post at Diary of a Goldfish collating links to posts by many, many bloggers all addressing issues of disability discrimination and the experience of being disabled. I didn’t have anything to offer by way of writing for this event […]