Tag Archives: Spring

Leek and Gruyere Rosti

This is another Gordon Ramsay recipe from “Home Cooking”. You parboil a pound of potatoes. Cool and grate. Meanwhile shred a leek and sauté until soft. Add the potato, 2 ounces grated Gruyere, seasoning and mix.  Fry in butter and … Continue reading

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Winter Couronne

Spring in Ontario!  This week Becky and I baked a Ham and Cheese Couronne.  This is number 9 of our Bake Off challenges and comes once again from Paul Hollywood’s excellent book “British Baking”. You put 250g of bread flour … Continue reading

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A Mish Mash

We had a busy weekend in the kitchen, but today was so beautiful that we spent most of it outside.  We did make number 4 of the Bake Off challenge; Multi-seed Crackers, but they weren’t very nice.     It was … Continue reading

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Easter

Happy Easter!

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Pink and Purple

It’s hot outside, so we decided to plant the flowers that we bought last weekend. This is quite a workout for both of us. I lift Becky in and out of her wheelchair, and she has to manoeuver herself and … Continue reading

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May 1st

The weather today is absolutely gorgeous; sunny and 20 C. Becky decided it was a good day to plant potatoes. These are the banana potatoes that she thinks are so hilarious. First she cut them up. Now they’re ready for … Continue reading

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Gardening

We’ve had a couple of decent days finally, so I was able to get out into the garden.  I love getting my hands in the soil, planting seeds, and watching nature. My first daffodils.  There’s lots of other things growing … Continue reading

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