Category Archives: Dessert

Banana Muffins with Vanilla Butter Icing.

Tuesday 5th June 2012 “How time flies!” Is a phrase that meant nothing to me until I had my son, Zephyrus. The whole idea of time passing faster than is desired was an alien concept. Since then I’ve watched it … 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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Carrot Cake with Lemon Cheese Icing.

Tuesday 1st May 2012 My beautiful wife has just completed her 42nd year on this mortal coil. This is what I baked to celebrate the occasion. It’s rare that I bake a cake. Apart from the fact that my baking … 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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Banana with Vanilla Yoghurt & Crushed Maltesers.

Tuesday 31st January 2012 “What did you have for lunch today?” I asked my son, Zephyrus, kicking off the evenings table talk. “Chicken curry!” He replied in a mock Indian accent. “Ah rreally! Dat was today. How did dat go … 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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Strawberry Jelly with Tinned Peaches.

Tuesday 6th December 2011 For some reason my son, Zephyrus, likes jelly. He can take or leave ice-cream, he doesn’t even eat his own birthday cake but he could eat jelly until the cows come home. If, on the rare … Continue reading

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