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5 Ways To Enjoy Strawberries

Nothing says Spring better than strawberries. Luscious in colour and flavour, there are so many ways that you can enjoy this fruit. Today I ask you to list five. I have tried to combine several options under one heading but still have quite a few favourites left over.   Granita This distinctive dessert takes sorbet to the next level. I make it by hand and … Continue reading 5 Ways To Enjoy Strawberries

5 Things — 5 Favourite French Fries

Everyone loves French fries. They are most people’s favourite way to enjoy potatoes. Today I ask you to name five favourite kinds of French fries. You could name the brands/ chains that you love or you could list the toppings you adore — play it your way. Here are my top five : Old Fashioned These are the homemade kind that I grew up with. … Continue reading 5 Things — 5 Favourite French Fries

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5 Things — Halloween Party Foods

  Hope you guys had a great Halloween while staying safe from the pandemic. Please share five of the pictures of Halloween themed foods that you bought or made. I don’t celebrate Halloween so I have shared these images from dreamstime.com   Halloween Cupcakes     Halloween Candy     Hot chocolate with marshmallows     Pumpkin soup       Sausage mummies in dough … Continue reading 5 Things — Halloween Party Foods

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5 Things — Favourite Kinds of Bread

  The 5 Things tag keeps surfacing on WordPress. I am not sure who first thought of it but I have always found it fun to do. I thought “Why not make it a weekly feature?” If you participate please tag your post  #5things. Today’s topic is : 5 Favourite Kinds of Bread The more I am exposed to all those “anti-bread campaigns” out there, … Continue reading 5 Things — Favourite Kinds of Bread

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FOWC — “Screaming for Ice cream”

Welcome to October 10, 2020 and to Fandango’s One-Word Challenge (aka, FOWC). It’s designed to fill the void after WordPress bailed on its daily one-word prompt. I will be posting each day’s word just after midnight Pacific Time (US). Today’s word is “scream.” Write a post using that word. It can be prose, poetry, fiction, […] FOWC with Fandango — Scream — This, That, and The … Continue reading FOWC — “Screaming for Ice cream”