Monthly Archives: February 2012

Chocolate star cookies and other shapes

Today the boys had their friends round after school. It’s Friday and there’s a real sense of spring in the air. As ever the kids come home starving and as it’s Friday I decided to make them a treat of … Continue reading

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Pork Chops & Potato Loaves

I’ve mentioned before that when it comes to cooking I’m a bit fly by the seat of my pants. And this approach generally works out well, sprinkled with the odd, lets call it “learning experience” (aka disaster!!). I’m very different … Continue reading

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Lemon & Raspberry Muffins

My kids often play a game with me, if you were stranded on a desert island and could only bring one movie or book or type of food with you what would it be!! This games really frustrates me a … Continue reading

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Valentine’s day the non conventional way!

I secretly still love getting a card on Valentine’s day.¬†However, Emmet (my husband) and I are not into the whole commercial event that Valentine’s day has evolved into. In the past I have usually fed my husband’s obsession for graphic … Continue reading

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Pancake Tuesday

Yes pancake Tuesday is fast approaching. However, I decided to make pancakes today because I’ve had a little soldier down all week with strep throat and I knew pancakes would cheer him up and more importantly encourage him to eat! … Continue reading

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