Scrooge

#SoCS #Scrooge So looking back, How was your Christmas ? Counting the savings from making the kids wait till Boxing day for their treat Roast Chicken and less vegetables than usual Of course, you can defend yourself by saying you’re “Economical” – but Oranges are meant to be eaten, they’re not just a table decoration.Continue reading “Scrooge”

Four Calling Birds

Salford, 28th December 2019 #Birds #2019 #Christmas A couple of days into the Christmas season I thought the birds had all gone somewhere sunny I would have joined them (if I had the money) but who should arrive on a Saturday morn feathers all winded, ruffled and torn ??? Sat on the nest resting onContinue reading “Four Calling Birds”

Bubble and Squeak

#fowc #food #christmas #leftovers Salford, 26th December 2019 By the time the pans were in the sink undertakings of the Christmas leftovers were being sorted out bird of the day stripped down to its carcass and boxed up – and placed in the refridgerator like the vegetables left behind from the feast everyone knew whatContinue reading “Bubble and Squeak”

Nutcracker (Cookie Jar)

Second day of the Christmas Countdown everyone knows , that soon this drum major will be rapping out a tune on his drum – for gooey chocolate cookies might be guarded by him expecting little ones to go on a hunt not knowing where the treasure is hiding that’s something – the dear major isContinue reading “Nutcracker (Cookie Jar)”

Holiday time

16th November 2019 Heavens above! is it Christmas already ? Of course not….there’s five more weeks till then, but Look around you and you’ll already see Instant signs the festive season is almost here Decorations, presents and Festive Food All over the place, and yet – when Boxing Day gets here You’ll all be talkingContinue reading “Holiday time”