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‘Don’t make me go to school, Dad!’

Yesterday, nine kids were off sick out of my son’s Reception class of 25. Last night, he got home, clambered onto the sofa, then went fast asleep, snotting and wheezing … Continue reading

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#SatCap: Where Christmas fairies hang out for the rest of the year

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Recipe Shed: Meat-free Monday..Herby baked mushrooms and sour dough bruschetta

I had this for breakfast this morning. It doesn’t look much and  is probably the easiest thing I’ve cooked for a while – but also one of the tastiest.  Serves … Continue reading

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#SatCap: ‘Mum, that squirrel’s got no nuts’

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My stepdaughter went back to school this week. A new one.

We’d spent months planning it. Worrying, cogitating, strategising, organising.  Working out the pros and cons, the pluses and minuses, the advantages and disadvantages. That’s what choice does to you. Makes … Continue reading

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They grow up so quickly these days…

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Recipe Shed: Healthy New Year Nasi Goreng Noodles

  Our quest for healthy eating this month (and this month only) continues with this delicious take on the classic Indonesian dish, Nasi Goreng. Hope you enjoy it. We did! … Continue reading

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Listography: My Top Photos of 2011

KateTakes5’s Listography has asked us to delve back into our scrapbooks over the past year and dig out our 5 Favourite Photos of 2011. An absolutely impossible task. I pored … Continue reading

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Separated by 81 years…how I wish the oldest could pass on his wisdom to the youngest of our clan

It was my Father-in-Law’s 85th birthday on January 1st and as he sat at the dinner table next to his youngest grandchild, it was hard not to become philosophically teary-eyed.  … Continue reading

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Happy New Year to all my visitors…and thank you!

Your interest in me, my life, my recipes, my musings, my opinions and my thoughts means the world to me. No-one writes a blog for it not to be read, … Continue reading

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