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How Old Did You Say He Was?

There have been all sorts of things happening this past week. Other half’s birthday was probably the biggest event of the week. He turned 56, he is going to get me for sharing that information 🤣😂. We even got candles with the numbers on them for his cake, just to make sure that it didn’t …

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Chocolate Muffins

I made chocolate muffins this week. They actually were super rich and chocolatey and truthfully probably a bit much to eat in one sitting. I found that cutting one in half was just a perfect amount for me. Ingredients 250g self raising flour (8.8oz) 175ml milk. (6.2oz) 2 large eggs 100ml olive oil (3.5oz) 70g …

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Coconut Muffins

It’s the big day for Sol. We are heading out shortly to do the first recording for the TV animation show that she will be acting in. I couldn’t go without saying “hello” to everyone and of course I want to publicly wish Sol good luck. She’s a special girl. (Like all of my children), …

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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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Oat and Cranberry Bread

I’m going to a coffee morning this morning. It’s all I ever seem to do these days, go to coffee mornings. I have had a run of invites, you get nothing for months then suddenly everyone wants a piece. I don’t mind, tomorrows coffee morning is support the Bra Walk by Action Cancer and it’s …

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Shortbread Saturday

With Saturdays I find the day is one extreme or the other, real crazy or quiet yet nothing ever in the middle. There is usually something going on in our house. There will be one kid going here, and another will want a lift there. Then there’s jobs that I need help with that other …

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Shopping And Gardening

I didn’t bake today, did that surprise you? I didn’t need to as other half and Maggeo is having a few days on protein shakes. Toni has been sick and there was enough bread in the house to do the rest of us, I don’t eat much bread anyways. Mag is trying to get super …

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