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Lettuce Soup. Perfect for using up that half bag of salad leaves

Today’s recipe is a lettuce soup that can use any leftover bagged salad leaves, wilting lettuce, that half a bag of fresh spinach, gluts from the garden in the summer, etc. The recipe is written by Janice Lambert, one of our lovely Facebook group members. I’ve added the boring costing and nutrition info for anyone who wants it.

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Need some ideas for Veganuary?

Are you doing Veganuary?

Do you need or want some ideas of what to eat? I did this post a couple of years ago, and have updated it with new recipes posted since then.

Trawling through the Thrifty Lesley archives, where I knew there were loads of ideas that just happened to be vegan, I extracted a few in the hopes that you might like them, or maybe give you inspiration.

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A Christmas day out

I had a lovely Christmassy day yesterday taking my grand daughter, who’s just turned 10, for a Christmas treat. We went to see the Wizard of Oz at The Trinity Theatre in Tunbridge Wells. It was acted, not a film. The actors were really good with everything pitched just right, and she was completely captivated. As was I 🤗 The cowardly lion was exceptional!
Mind you, one of the highlights for her was the big bang at the end and a shower of green sparkly bits from the ceiling. Oh, and the various people flying over the stage in wires at various points, she loved that bit. Children like the simplest things.

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