Category Archives: My Life

Total Greek Yogurt & My Daddy Cooks

Last Sunday we were invited to Potters Field, right at the foot of Tower Bridge, for an event hosted by Total Greek Yogurt. Blogger, food writer & radio presenter Nick Coffer of My Daddy Cooks was demonstrating with his 4 … Continue reading

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My Holidays

Oh my goodness, how long is it since I last blogged! I’ve been enjoying an extended holiday season in Southwold and North Norfolk.  I should have got blogging last week, but my son made friends with a gang of kids … Continue reading

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Jimmy’s Farm

We finally found time to take our boy to visit Jimmy’s Farm. We made a stop off on our way to our family holiday in Southwold, Suffolk. This is the third time we’ve visited but was George’s first trip and … Continue reading

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Birthday Cakes

I’m so enjoying decorating cakes now I’ve learnt to use a piping bag. Until last year I’d never used a piping bag and this year I’ve pulled together all my reading and can now make cakes look pretty. This cakes … Continue reading

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Supper Club

Last week was hectic. I was preparing for my second supper club and for things to run smoothly there was a lot of preparation. You can see from my blackboard menu what I served. Supper club is a my chance … Continue reading

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Sainsbury’s £50 Meal Planner

This is one of the tasty meals I cooked last week from the Sainsbury’s Feed Your Family for £50 promotion. Sainsbury’s have devised a meal planner that feeds a family of 4 three meals a day for a whole week … Continue reading

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Easy Chicken Curry

I love curry and I wish I could eat Indian Takeaway all the time, but the cost and calorie factor are the major deteriants. Instead I try to make my own quick, healthy alternatives. Here is a recipe I made … Continue reading

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Ainsley Harriott Guest Blog

I was lucky enough to be invited to write a guest blog for My Kitchen Table. They have a series of books by famous chefs that each feature 100 recipes. I was sent Ainsley Harriott’s 100 Meals in Minutes. For … Continue reading

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Our Royal Wedding Party

Here are a few snaps of our Royal wedding party. We had a fantastic day celebrating with family. Some of us gathered in the morning to watch the wedding together with champagne, croissants and my wedding breakfast cakes. Then later … Continue reading

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Cookie Decorating

I had my first try at decorating cookies/biscuits with royal icing. I made these duck biscuits just before Easter and my son loved them. For days afterwards he kept coming into the kitchen saying “Any more duck biscuits?” For some … Continue reading

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