Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Trick, sleep and back on his feed.

1. I show The Mother the trick with the greaseproof paper when grating orange rind*. I am very gratified that she hasn't seen it before.

2. I have some baby-free, work-free time. I go to bed and sleep.

3. After a few days of not wanting any food, Alec takes an interest in supper. He eats almost a whole sausage and good piece of toad batter.

* Put a piece of greaseproof over the grater, and grate the orange through it. The rind sticks to the paper and is easy to scrape off.

5 comments:

  1. That's clever, I hadn't heard it either!

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  2. that sounds like a fabulous trick ... but since I'm not there can you clarify to me what is "toad batter"

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  3. And clarify "greaseproof paper"? In the states we use cling wrap and there is also what we call waxed paper.

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  4. Toad in the hole -- probably easiest to Google it.

    Definitely not cling wrap. I don't know what waxed paper is. Why not have a play and see if it works?

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