Monthly Archives: April 2014

European Travel – Venice

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Share  After leaving Milan it was only a short drive to where we had to leave the car before catching the water transport to our accommodation in Venice. We had researched quite a few accommodation places before booking on line … Continue reading

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Jake The Dog Cookies From Adventure Time

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Share One of my grandson’s favourite cartoon characters is Jake The Dog from Adventure Time. When he knew he was going to attend a Cartoon Camp during the school holidays and cookies were required Jake was it.  Part of the … Continue reading

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Easter – Hot Cross Buns

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Share I’m not a huge fan of hot cross buns, but others in the family quite like them. Making your own allows you to decide what ingredients you include in the recipe. We found a recipe in Bread: A Baker’s … Continue reading

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Vegetable Spaghetti

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Share I can remember a long time ago when the children were young cooking a squash which resembled spaghetti. It was something I really enjoyed and so did the rest of the family. At a fruit and veg shop I … Continue reading

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Rhubarb And Orange Cake With Flaked Almonds

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Share I really enjoy rhubarb particularly when it is in a cake. I used to make one which had custard in the cake as well, but was a little fiddly to put together. May be I might share it with … Continue reading

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