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Gluten-Free Baked Cheesecake crushed with little feet

My gorgeous nieces from Norway (7 and 9 years old) just love to help me bake or create something in the kitchen. And I love to teach them new tricks. And while it bakes they spend the time working out how to eat it 😋. We try to communicate with my little Norwegian, and their… Continue reading Gluten-Free Baked Cheesecake crushed with little feet

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Baking made simple · cake · It's a piece of cake

Seriously is it December! It’s not too late to feed a fruit cake for Christmas!

I love this time of year. That aromatic, gorgeous smell of fruit cake baking at home, puts you in that Christmas spirit. My husband is not a fan of fruit cake, but the smell of it baking in the oven, he just loves. Those fruity, cinnamon, nutmeg aromas that it releases. And I'm sure you… Continue reading Seriously is it December! It’s not too late to feed a fruit cake for Christmas!

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The big conversion

"The Big Conversion" For the past four years, my husband has been telling me we should move to Spain. Every time I would groan, "but I don't know anyone" or "my family are all in London". But he would keep trying to convince me. Finally a year ago while I was pregnant, with my son.… Continue reading The big conversion

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It’s like Play-doh; Modelling Fondant

I just love using modelling fondant. It takes me back to my childhood...... playing with play-doh 😍. Remember those days, being creative and mixing up colours? Well you can still be a kid😁. I get my son involved too. When I'm making leaves, we spend time in the garden picking leaves together. It's so simple,… Continue reading It’s like Play-doh; Modelling Fondant

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“Meringues” a Dummies Guide

Meringues used to always be one of my fears to make. Just because, I'm terrible with being extra careful in splitting the egg whites from the yolk. But my husband loves a good Eton mess. So I had no choice but to give it a go. Between my friend, from University and I, we tested… Continue reading “Meringues” a Dummies Guide

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Mummy ready to catch me? Oaty fruity biscuits

Please tell me it's not just me! My little one is just too fast for me. I just took my eye off him for a few seconds and the next thing I know, he's managed to grab the salty Ritz box.... crackers all over the the floor and he's happily munching away 😫. I felt… Continue reading Mummy ready to catch me? Oaty fruity biscuits

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Norwegian creamy, lemony, fruity cheesecake ðŸ˜ðŸ˜ðŸ˜

This summer we spent a few weeks at the Fjord in Norway. Where my in-laws have a summer cabin. Once a year all the people who stay at the Fjord have a summer feast. It's so beautiful, as my mother-in-law says like a big community family 😍. It was great everyone bought a dish each.… Continue reading Norwegian creamy, lemony, fruity cheesecake ðŸ˜ðŸ˜ðŸ˜