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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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Quick Breakfast Pancakes

Here’s something for the weekend: The idea of having cooking pancakes for breakfast appeals to me. Until last weekend I have not be able to find the time, I’m always really tired in the mornings and haven’t found a recipe … Continue reading

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New Quick Macaroni Cheese Recipe

On my meal plan section I have a quick macaroni cheese recipe, but I’ve invented a new version, which I think may be even quicker! My good friend Kate requested the recipe and so here it is, enjoy: Serves 4 … 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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Royal Wedding Tiffin

Prince William’s has chosen his favourite cake for the Wedding Reception. It is interesting that this cake seems to be a favourite of almost every other person I know. While Prince William calls it Chocolate Biscuit Cake, I’ve known it … Continue reading

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Savoury Cupcakes

George and I had a playdate last week and we invited our friends to come for lunch. I decide to bake my latest invention: the Savoury Cupcake, which is based on the theory that kids should eat most things if … Continue reading

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Utterly Scrummy Brownies

I love to read other bloggers recipes and stories. Today I share with you my latest find  – Michelle of UtterlyScrummy.blogspot.com She blogs a whole host of delicious, realistic recipes that are easy to follow. I found Michelle through Twitter. … Continue reading

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Speedy Prawn Stir Fry #2

I’ve had a busy few days with my little boy unwell on holiday in Norfolk and an overnight stay in Kings Lynn hospital. Now I’m back home and I’ve needed to keep my food quick and easy while I sort … Continue reading

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Victoria’s Sponge

Here is my version of a Victoria sponge; I find the key to making this cake magical is the way you combine the ingredients, so follow the instructions carefully! The cake in this picture was made for my husband’s 30th … Continue reading

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