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Oh Wow

Well we did it! Got to the end of Saturday and survived. After my last update there was so much happening. The children, well two of them, had their final GCSE exam. They were studying physics, it’s over now much to their delight. I told them if they pass good they don’t have to study […]

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Victoria Loaf Cake (One Bowl Wonder)

With an abundance of frosting in the fridge and hungry neighbours and children I decided to make a little loaf cake just for fun, actually I made two loaf cakes but gave one away. We were home all day today, Monday was a holiday and the last two evenings we had been walking and had […]

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Gold For Best

The pantomime is finally over. Four shows that just happened to be a huge success, which is no surprised considering I am entirely biased toward my children and several of the cast who I know very well. So far there are no photographs to share, photography during the shows was forbidden and cast photographs aren’t […]

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Copy Cat Hobnobs

Hobnobs are a British biscuit, they were launched in the 80s and are now the UK’s third most popular dunking biscuit. Biscuits in the UK are not to be confused with USA biscuits which resemble scones. UK biscuits are probably better known as cookies in the USA so if you want to call these hobnob […]

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That Monday Feeling

It’s Monday. My youngest girl says she hates Mondays and groans every Monday morning about it, I don’t know why because nothing bad happens today. My monday started as it usually does and that is by writing my little column for the local newspaper. It’s not particularly glamorous, I just write about coffee mornings and […]

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