Known as Mexican Wedding Cookies or Russian Tea Cakes, these are so delicious and simple that I can only urge you to try them.
Don't quote me, check first, I likely dreamt it up.
In 1715 The Battle of Sheriffmuir took place during The Jacobite Rebellion on this day. Here is the Robert Burns poem accompanied by a couple of songs.
The Sooth Isles Craft Show is on today 10th November, here is a wee article with slide show to help entice you to visit.
On this day in 1970 Red Rum won his first race, I’ve found a poem which tells his story.
Today’s recipe is both kind to the pockets and tasty, not to mention quick. By using winter vegetables you not only keep costs down but you will likely have enough left over for soup.
On this day in 1938 H G Well’s “The War Of The Worlds” was broadcast on the radio; it was widely reported as having caused a major panic
As the nights draw in it’s time to dust off the soup pots. Here is a recipe for traditional Cock a Leekie soup, so simple, so satisfying.
On this day in 1958 Boris Pasternak won the Nobel Prize for Literature, here is his poem “A Dream”.
Another fine offering from Paul Colvin
Today’s recipe is just too simple, Nae (no) Churn Ice Cream.