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My best pudd'n yet

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Huia

Huia Report 26 Feb 2013 05:45

I think my OH used to use the expression 'a rasher of wind and fried snowballs'.

Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond

Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond Report 26 Feb 2013 05:28

I think it means a slice of bread that you pull to pieces to eat lol

A friend of mine used to say it, don't remember my parents saying it but it's probably a Norfolk thing. I also recall a Fresh Air sandwich lol

Lizx

ChrisofWessex

ChrisofWessex Report 25 Feb 2013 23:32

My dau was about 3 yrs old and asked what was for dinner and I said 'frogs legs and spiders webs flavoured with thunder and lightning'. She sat down to dinner table and burst into tears - when I got her calmed down she was upset because that was not what I told her was for dinner!

Carol 430181

Carol 430181 Report 25 Feb 2013 21:33

Think it meant not much for dinner, tried google and could not find a good answer. Remeber when I asked what's for dinner mum always said this.

Carol :-S

Wend

Wend Report 25 Feb 2013 21:25

I vaguely remember Bread and Pullit - what did it mean?

Those older than me, of course :-D

Carol 430181

Carol 430181 Report 25 Feb 2013 21:17

Blimey Liz, remember bread and pullit well, not heard that for a long time.;-)

Carol

Sharron

Sharron Report 25 Feb 2013 21:13

I am not starting him on Ikea at his time of life.

Wend

Wend Report 25 Feb 2013 21:05

Chucks over me frozen Ikea horsemeat balls to Sharron - Fred'll have those in his nosebag, I'm sure, me little carrot-cruncher :-D

Sharron

Sharron Report 25 Feb 2013 20:59

Pickled eels feet and herrings eyebrows tomorrow.

Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond

Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond Report 25 Feb 2013 20:40

or Bread and pullit lol

Good for you Sharron, keeping everyone happy as usual! You are a star.

Lizx

Sharron

Sharron Report 25 Feb 2013 20:34

He has a choice. I always have plenty of go without available.

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 25 Feb 2013 20:26

Well Fred is thriving on it, so you must have got it right.

Gwyn

Sharron

Sharron Report 25 Feb 2013 20:24

Really I know how to please me.

I grew up on that sort of food and always enjoyed eating them but could not reconcile myself with the source of the food.

We have cottage pie and rasher roly-poly as well as sausage toad,although I don't make that because my batter is rubbish.

It has taken a long time but I am getting the hang of it now.

maggiewinchester

maggiewinchester Report 25 Feb 2013 20:05

Well done Sharron :-D

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 25 Feb 2013 20:04

That sounds good.
Not what one would normally expect as a veggie meal, so I think that shows great initiative.
You know how to please your men !

Gwyn

Sharron

Sharron Report 25 Feb 2013 19:44

I am a vege but OH and my dad are not so,while they have to eat vege because I am cooking it I do try to make it as much to their liking as I can.

I am always trying different ways to improve things and have had a bit of a result today.

We had a suet pudd'n for tea with Quorn steak strips and onion and mushroom. Today I fried the onion a bit longer than usual when I was making the filling and I rolled the Quorn strips in flour and green Oxo before I fried them and it worked. Fred expressed approval and that happens with about the same frequency as coronations!

Unfortunately none of us can move much now!