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Simple Gift Wrapping Ideas

Just over 5 weeks until Christmas ! Wow ! Can’t really believe it…. Where did the year go?! Usually,we go away for Christmas but this year we decided to host a little Christmas gathering at home … meaning buying and wrapping lots of presents ! Wanting to make our tree beautiful and special, i set…

Simple Fish Cake Recipe

Cooking With Kids – Fish Cakes

The kids are pretty good eaters and I always try to make a little bit extra, in case it isn’t enough for them. However, I hate throwing away food so i tend always try to utilise what may be left over for another meal. This afternoon, we had grilled salmon, boiled potatoes, asparagus and hollandaise…

Making a Magic Wand

Making a Magic Wand

We all know that crafting, making things and generally being creative with our kids is great for them but we all also know that finding time to do so is sometimes a real struggle. However, i have decided that from now on, i will try and make a real effort to do so. It won’t…

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The Candy Rat

The LOs and I went to an old friends for afternoon movie and catch up in Stockholm yesterday. In Sweden it is very common with what is called “Saturday Candy” and i just love the way my friend does it with her daughter. Every Saturday morning, they put a plate of food out for the…

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Tiropita – Greek Cheese Pie

Seeing as it is Britain’s Cheese week, i decided to share with you an excellent and easy cheesy recipe a dear friend of mine showed me recently. No, it is not British but non-the-less, you could make it using all British cheeses ……. What you need: 1 Pack of Filo Pastry 1 Pound of Cheese…