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BICARB & PEELING EGGS Anyone who has ever wrecked a hard-boiled egg, trying to get it out of its shell, will be interested to know that it helps to add a bit of bicarb to the cooking water, as explained … Continue reading

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To be filed … NOTES FROM THE CELLAR – ON PAINTING MDF In a piece on careers in construction I once read, somebody was quoted as saying dismissively: “If you can piss, you can paint.” That might apply in the … Continue reading

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