In Which Twiglet Takes a Holiday

I was on holiday last week. I thought it was high time I had a break from the craziness of life. And I needed a decent chunk of time to get some of my crazy projects done. Monday I spent the first two days in Auckland, staying with The Big Sister. I took her some spare seed packets…

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Making Peanut Butter

One day, not too long ago, I decided to make some peanut butter. Why on earth should we make our own peanut butter? Why on earth not? It is another one of those things that is easy to make and since 'discovering' it, I have simply stopped buying it from the supermarket. Except for that one…

When The Food Processor Dies…

When you start making more food products yourself, certain pieces of equipment become really important. Like the food processor. And it's not until they malfunction that you realise how important they are. The food processor 'malfunction' occurred when the spindle bit (whatever you call it) just stopped turning, meaning the blade wouldn't turn. Suddenly, I couldn't…