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Archive for December, 2008

Cooking: Duck with Cherries

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008

New Year’s?  blerh Let’s avoid the sobriety (of watching fireworks in town with families and NO alcohol – blerg) and the transport troubles of going somewhere for a meal / drink.  Lets cook something wonderful and open a darn nice bottle of wine. So we did.  We opened two in fact.  Starting with a Coldstream […]

So – that was Christmas

Friday, December 26th, 2008

I suspect that due to the four day Christmas weekend, there were no places to put the cats over Christmas (I tried in October!) so I didn’t get to Queensland this weekend.  I really should have been there this year as Mum has not been very well, and Dad is struggling to look after her […]