Before you know it, it's chocolate cake for pudding or choccy bikkies
for afternoon tea.
Suffice it to say that this scale of rations was vastly more varied than the bully beef and dog bikkies
of myth and legend.
Inside the store, Beverly was instantly ecstatic: glistening fruits and vegetables, everything she needed, plus freshly baked soda bread filling the place with its scent, the same brand of bikkies
she ate for dessert all those years in Scotland, and for me salmon caught that morning in the waters of Keem Bay.
Well, tohunga will arrive when they're ready and they'll always be on time, and tough bikkies
if you have to wait for a long while.
As well as coffee and bikkies
to start the day at 10am, and home-made scones late-morning, the fruits of your labour are enjoyed in the adjoining light and airy dining room, overlooking a rolling Trossachs landscape.
Cups rattle in the kitchen as the women down gumboot tea and anzac bikkies
, eager to discuss the stories that they've heard and add more of their own.