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Orange appeal!


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Oh Daily Express, how wrong you are

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The humble custard cream: a haiku.

Oh yellow biscuit With Victoriana swirls One bite and you’re gone.

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Jamie’s (slightly more than) 30 minute meals – satay chicken

Yesterday I cooked another delicious recipe from Jamie Oliver’s 30 minute meals – the chicken satay with fiery noodle salad. While it really did taste good, it took me a little longer than half an hour to get it on … Continue reading

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Jamie Oliver’s 30 minute meals – cheat’s pizza

Today I set myself a challenge – to cook one of Jamie Oliver’s 30 minute meals within his specified half hour time frame. I chose the cheat’s pizza option and I’m proud to say that not only did I manage … Continue reading

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Peppa Pig the tapir

Introducing Lizzie’s friend, the tapir who she christened Peppa Pig on our outing to Tropiquaria over Easter. Her guess was as good as any of ours!

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Aldi carbonara; quick, easy, cheap and tasty

As a full time working mum it’s often important I can whip up something tasty and quick that’s suitable for adults and children alike. As you probably know, I’ve been cost cutting by shopping at Aldi. Today we had a … Continue reading

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