Tag Archives: Autumn

The last couple of weeks at Chez Bee

Some of the goings on around my neck of the woods…

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This week (or two) in my kitchen

:: Soup season continues its yummy way through the cold using my frozen chicken stock from earlier in the year :: Blueberry muffins! Nuff said ­čÖé :: The best apply crumble I’ve ever made, flavoured with lemon rind and ginger, … Continue reading

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Soup season

It’s cold outside, wet too and there’s nothing quite like a big steamy bowl of soup with sourdough toast and butter. I hope your autumn is not too cold, has a bit more sun in it than mine and you … Continue reading

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A bit of sunshine, a couple of bikes and an apple tree or two

Mr Bee and myself cycled the Tallarook to Yea (and return) length of the newish Goulburn ┬áRiver High Country Rail Trail on Easter Saturday. ┬áDespite the weather forecast, it was a beautiful sunny day and the rail trail itself was … Continue reading

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Bee’s Hot Cross Buns

Making hot cross buns have been part of my Easter tradition since I was a little girl. ┬áOver the years I’ve used all sorts of recipes from no knead to more traditional, changing up the spices, with and without an … Continue reading

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Chilli that would make a Southerner turn in his grave…

…but it tastes delicious. Recipe 4 rashers of bacon, chopped 1 onion thickly diced 1/2 tsp fennel seeds 1 tsp cumin seeds 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon 1/4 tsp nutmeg 2 heaped tsp ground cumin 500 g (1 lb) minced/ground beef … Continue reading

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Through the fenceposts: inner urban style

Inner city Melbourne is full of lovely old houses. ┬áMany of them are in a state of disrepair but more and more of are being renovated and brought back to their best. ┬áI saw this newly decorated house on one … Continue reading

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