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#Blogtober18 day 17: quick, hide the wrappers! #ChocolateWeek

I don’t think of myself as a chocoholic and I can go months without having chocolate at all. But then the need hits me and I get through a lot in short period. I rarely eat chocolate bars but often use it in my baking. Take a look at my first ever attempt at chocolate […]

#Blogtober18 day 16 perfect recipes for #NationalBakingWeek

What is the perfect recipe? One that works first time? One that you can adapt to suit your available ingredients or food allergies? One that your kids will eat time and time again? One that uses up leftovers and prevents waste? Last week, as you may have seen on my #Project365 post, I made lemon […]

#Project365 week 38 toys, teeth and tasty

Day 259: Blog On Toys and this is Alex Winters who used to present on CBeebies. It was an hilarious hour of insights, tips and gossip 🙂 Day 260: while I was away Anya lost her first tooth (Matthew still hasn’t lost any!) so there was much excitement in the morning before school as she […]

Wales 2018: Swansea

Another wet day so we abandoned the rural delights of Wales and headed to the city of Swansea. We started off in the museum and were greeted by the fossil of a plesiosaur: a great start! There are a number of galleries at the museum: one covers archaeological discoveries, another has more recent history and […]

Mini pizza tarts

I was looking for a savoury option for a picnic and decided to play around with pizza flavours instead of trying mini quiches. They were yum and can be eaten hot or cold 🙂 Ingredients 4oz plain flour 2oz hard marge or butter 1 egg splash of water homemade or shop bought tomato pizza sauce […]