My adored Harriet received her “winnings” from the first Don and Carol giveaway and had this to say:
I have tried Dr Stuart’s tea and followed Dr Stuart’s instructions for Extraordinarily Good Tea but alas it did taste quite revolting.
I am extraordinarily pleased to learn that it wan’t just me.
I don’t know what to say about the fact that I have been taking dozens of more photos with my iphone than I have with my Expensive Camera. But please “enjoy” some of the fuzzy, artful output …
Went to grab some chuck steak from our fave purveyor of meat (for a casserole which is currently in the oven) and got a free calendar – we were desperately hoping that it would feature Dave when we unfurled it, sadly there was a dog (just. what?).
Prep for dumplings for the top of aforesaid casserole (parsley, sun dried tomatoes and parmesan). I don’t think I’ve eaten dumplings in this style before.
Oh, darling Nige! I love everything you do, so I am trying Hot Chocolate Puddings (Kitchen Diaries: Page 52,54-55)
Primarily because after hazelblackberry’s obsession with Nutella, I had to try some and I really don’t think I could stomach it on a sandwich.