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The e-Acu Pen. Non invasive acupuncture therapy without needles. Next week, creating the perfect apple pie without apples. Yummy. £24.00.

 Acupuncture stimulation in a clean and painless way. No needles or piercing of the skin required. Based on traditional Chinese medicine. Locates acupuncture points for stimulation with audible signal. Adjustable intensity and duration of treatments. Helps with the control of many ailments. Full instructions and diagrams included.


  • Enjoy (because we all know gathering a bunch of apples from the ground is too much work)!

    Ritz Mock Apple Pie

    The classic pie, featuring Ritz crackers baked in a golden crust,

    is perfect for the holidays.

    Pastry for two-crust 9-inch pie

    36 RITZ Crackers, coarsely broken (about 1 3/4 cups crumbs)

    1 3/4 cups water

    2 cups sugar

    2 teaspoons cream of tartar

    2 tablespoons lemon juice

    Grated peel of one lemon

    2 tablespoons margarine or butter

    1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon

    1. Roll out half the pastry and line a 9-inch pie plate. Place

    cracker crumbs in prepared crust; set aside.

    2. Heat water, sugar and cream of tartar to a boil in saucepan

    over high heat; simmer for 15 minutes. Add lemon juice and peel;


    3. Pour syrup over cracker crumbs. Dot with margarine or butter;

    sprinkle with cinnamon. Roll out remaining pastry; place over pie.

    Trim, seal and flute edges. Slit top crust to allow steam to escape.

    4. Bake at 425 F for 30 to 35 minutes or until crust is crisp

    and golden. Cool completely.

    Makes 10 servings


    413 calories, 3 g protein, 63 g carbohydrate, 17 g total fat,

    3 g saturated fat, 339 mg sodium, 0 g dietary fiber.

    Preparation Time: 45 mins.

    Cook Time: 30 mins.

    Cooling Time: 3 hrs.

    Total Time: 4 hrs. 15 mins.

  • Looks like the Popiel Pocket Fisherman

  • Jim, you get this week’s Totally Awesome Recipe Award. :-)

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