At home with the #WackyBakers

rainbow cake

The Great British Bake Off or GBBO as followers of the hit show sometimes refer to it as, is dominating TV ratings this year. I haven’t watched it. Something you’d think was a criminal offence talking to some people, but that’s nothing against the show, more that I don’t really get that much time to watch […]

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Munching Brunch

POM juice

I’ve always loved a good brunch. I’ve never really been into the full three meals a day, so brunch sorts that out. Last week, ahead of the weekend we had a lovely brunch cooked by Norbert Klosowski from La Belle Assiette. He prepared a glorious scrambled egg brunch, with an array of accompaniments including: smoked […]

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Making ice cream

cherry ice cream

We love ice cream in our house, all year around, not just when the weather is warm. When we realised that ChillFactor make an Ice Cream Magic Tray that means the children can easily make their own ice cream we were quite excited. The Ice Cream Magic Tray creates ice cream in minutes (providing you […]

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British BBQ food

quinoa salad

The British weather is, as we know highly unpredictable. Last year we waited and waited for a summer that never came. Last year we lit our BBQ twice. Twice. That’s appalling. One of those BBQ’s was between rain showers too. Because of the unpredictable nature of the British weather, it pays to have meals that […]

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Cheese hacks

cheese hacks

Cheese – so many of us love cheese don’t we? I grew up in a house where one parent loved cheese, one hated it and I was probably in the middle. My dad has always been a big cheese lover and will pretty much each any cheese (as long as he considers it proper cheese […]

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