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Detox – Post Barcelona!!

Having eaten my way through Barcelona, I was working off the mind set of ‘need to try everything’. And then there was also the many, many cups of coffee, lets face it, the Spanish really know how to make good … Continue reading

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Angry Birds Birthday Cake

I mentioned in my past post that I did a cake decorating course. I received a voucher for Cooks Academy at Christmas and decided to do the Celebration Cakes course. Butter icing and all things fondant don’t really do it … Continue reading

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From a Montage to a Marble Cake

  So it’s been a while. And I had gotten myself into the blogging pickle of “it’s been a long time since I posted anything”, panic!  Where do I begin? I knew I had been busy but didn’t have a … Continue reading

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Zen and the Art of Baking It!

You know when you’ve had a number of very busy days and you go through the daily routine, get the kids to school, walk the dog and in my case for the past while follow through on PTA chores!! Then … Continue reading

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Many Reasons to Celebrate

Well I’m sure most of you are aware that today is St Patrick’s Day. And being Irish it would be very remiss and indeed unpatriotic of me not to mention or celebrate this day. So that’s Reason # 1. Reason … Continue reading

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Creamy Pesto Chicken with Roasted Tomatoes

In October of last year I registered with bbcgoodfood.com, which has meant that I receive the weekly newsletter from the BBC Good Food website!! Check it out, it’s amazing. I have picked up so many hints and tips and invariably if … 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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