My Ordinary Captured Moment: Heart Shaped

Heart Shaped Because, my love, sometimes it isn’t about How fast or tall How long How loud or sweet the shout Happy moments can too be made of bare faces Kinky hair Crooked biscuits And no spare spaces A messy draining board, as full as my heart A crooked photo Just ordinary us Faced withRead more

A Wish for Summer…

A few months ago now I shared with you my love for an online archive of scrummy and slimming world adaptable recipes by a chef named Hari Ghotra. In light of the BBC considering a cull of the online Good Food archives, Ghotra’s online Summer Recipe cards are certainly something to keep in mind. HereRead more

How To Make: Passion Fruit Cupcakes / Slimming World Friendly

This past week I’ve shared with you a few websites that I have been using to find recipes to use up the food stuffs that I already had in the house pre-pay day. Here and here! But pay day has been and gone and our kitchen is well stocked once more. I very rarely buyRead more

Of baked love and dreams…

The message that greets all as they walk into my home is: ‘A house is made of walls and beams, a home is made of love and dreams’. And it is in this house, made of love and dreams, that I bake cakes of all different shapes and sizes, and embroider things and customise myRead more

A Fresh Food Start – My kitchen and I are waiting for pay day

It’s the run up to pay day. Not that my pay days are that exciting any more due to my being on SMP (Statutory Maternity Pay), but none the less, having a little money beats being on the bones of your arse bottom.