Thanks for the welcome everyone!
Once I can work out how to get the photos off the camera, I'll post them. I'm not entirely useless, honest, but the camera I used doesn't belong to me...
Brooke - I use Bee because it is actually my name
jkath - I go to a fantastic local secondhand bookshop and rarely leave without 3 or 4 books
One of my most used phrases is 'Oh! I've got a recipe for that - somewhere..'