Personal – Debbie

Advent: 5th December – Penny’s Tearoom

Penny’s Tearoom in Saham Hills has become a regular haunt for the yoga gang as we continue to sooth our chakras after a class with coffee and cake! As well as coffee and cake, Penny offers a wide range of options – from a full English breakfast to light lunches and warming casseroles and hot puddings.…

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Advent: 3rd December – Passenger at the UEA

Last night was my second night out in a week (virtually unheard of!) as we headed off to the UEA to see Passenger. I took my daughter and her friend and as I was going to have to do the lifts and rather like Passenger, I though that I’d get myself a ticket as well.…

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Advent: 1st December – dull, cold and dismal

A few years back I successfully blogged every day for advent – either one or several images.  Despite good intentions I’ve not quite managed to keep up with posting every day  in subsequent years.  However this year I’m going to give it another go with the aim of blogging both here and on my personal Blog The Pixel…

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Advent: 20.12 – Heart bokeh

I cut out a circle of black card then cut out a heart shape in the middle. i then placed this on my 50mm 1.8 lens and this is the result. (As if I haven’t anything better to do!)_

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Advent: 15.12 – Home make cakes and stand!

Not only did I make the cup cakes but I also made the cake stands too! I’ve had a box of vintage crockery stashed under the stairs since last year’s cup cake candle project. Geoff has been keen to get shot of them so was only to willing to do the drilling part of the…

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Advent: 14.12 – Time for some cake!

  This sticky and slightly boozy cake is a healthy alternative to Christmas cake.  Its cooking will fill your kitchen with a gorgeous spicy festive smell. What’s more, as it’s full of fruit and vegetables, you can easily count it as part of your five a day! You’ll need: 175g dark brown soft sugar 2…

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Advent: 11th December – Morning walk

I mentioned yesterday that I now also have a personal Blog called The Pixel Chef.  Since I launched it back in the spring I have used it to post pictures (usually taken on my mobile phone) from my early morning walks. I go for about half an hour most weekday mornings – it’s a great…

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Advent: 10th December Limoncello

Every year at Christmas I always come up with one scheme or another to make something a bit different to eat or drink.  Last year it was raspberry gin and pickled pears.  This year I stumbled across the recipe for Limoncello via the Domestic Sluttery Blog and though that I would give it a go. …

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