Merry Christmas from the Rudland family

Archive for February, 2010

Brain Teaser

Thursday, February 18th, 2010

This is a truly zany paragraph. How quickly can you find out what is so unusual about it? It looks so ordinary, you’d think nothing was wrong with it - and in fact nothing is. But it is unusual though. Why? Study it, think about it and [...]

Coylumbridge 2010

Saturday, February 6th, 2010

Time has come again to record our visit to the timeshare at Coylumbricge. Bus travel was great - each one up to time and, while the guy up front did all the hard work, Mum and I sat back and had out picnic.
A fair bit of snow still on the ground at [...]

Alexander Grigorievich Stroganoff

Saturday, February 6th, 2010

Tonight we are to have Beef Stroganoff for dinner and Dad thought “Who or what was Stroganoff ?” Hence, see the title. He was a member of one of the artistocratic Russian families in the early 1800s and may be the origin of the name of the eponymous dish. Another claimant was a [...]