Category Archives: Afternoon Snack

Roasted Camembert with Deep Fried Pitta Bread.

Tuesday 19th June 2012 As far as I’m concerned, I only ever had one Grandad. He was my Mum’s Dad. Bill, my Grandad, fought in the Second World War & as a result, suffered very badly with nerves. He would … Continue reading

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Toasting Marshmallows.

Tuesday 8th May 2012 Everyone loves a bonfire, right? Then I’m no different. But they’re not what they used to be 30 odd years ago. Back in the day, we were able to blaze up at anytime of the day … Continue reading

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Smorgasbord

Thursday 22nd March 2012 “I know!” He said excitedly. “Daddy could time 15 minutes & me & Mummy could cook something, without the oven, & see who wins.” My son, Zephyrus, was up early this morning watching ‘Junior Bake Off.’ … Continue reading

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Mince Pies.

Tuesday 10th January 2012 The older Zephy gets, the harder it is to engage him in anything creative. To give him credit, he does more than most but it has to be on his terms; every third Tuesday during a … Continue reading

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Toast & Dripping.

Thursday 15th December 2011 “Do you like toast?” I ask my students. Invariably, & luckily for me, they say; “Yes.” “Well you are amongst billions. Everybody in the world likes toast. Think about it, Do you know someone who doesn’t … Continue reading

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Chocolate & Cherry Muffin.

Monday 14th November 2011 “Listen Zeph, I wanna make a cake to celebrate one year of our blog. So what kinda cake would you like?” I asked. “Well, I don’t really like cake do I?” He told me. “I know, … Continue reading

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Pa amb Tomàquet.

Saturday 22nd October 2011. Pa amb tomaquet, or tomato bread in English, is a national treasure here in Catalonia. Learning how to make this properly is a rite of passage when you live here. When I first moved here one … Continue reading

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