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Camp Bestival Planning

Mojitos for tomorrow night and in an ideal world all we would need is three things: Tequila, salt and limes, we wouldn't need anything else to get us through the weekend as no food would be required or remembered. However, we have children so that's not going to happen *sighs wistfully*.

It's Friday, I have wine, happ...

It's Friday, I have wine, happy Fridays

First proof of my book

Feeling very emotional and tearful.  I've just received the first proof of my new book '500 Baby and Toddler Recipes' with the photos and it's wonderful.  It's suddenly made it all feel real, the photos are lovely.  Feels a little like giving…

9pm and small boy has just tol...

9pm and small boy has just told me he has to go into school tomorrow dressed as a Viking - i'll just go and raid my wardrobe then!

omg this is brilliant, if you ...

omg this is brilliant, if you change your language on facebook to Pirate it comes out in pirate speak, it's fab, i think we all do this now!

Off to Art Jericho in Oxford t...

Off to Art Jericho in Oxford to see my mate Nick White's photography exhibition check his website out http://www.nickwhitephotography.com

Cafe Twit and Mrs Dahl's Jam

We're regulars at Cafe Twit in the Roald Dahl Museum for what used to be Tiffany's lovely scones and bogtrotters cake. This was to fill in time between picking my younger children up from school and hanging around to collect Big Girl from her…

Chocolate con churros at cooki...

Chocolate con churros at cooking club, mega yum, healthy bit is the antioxidents in dark choc - the rest is very bad for you, so eat quick
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Book almost done - 500 Baby and Toddler Foods

oooh this is really scary, I've just sent back my final editorial comments on my new book, 500 Baby and Toddler Foods, so that could be it, has the fat lady sung?   I'm not sure, but it does feel a little odd not waiting for another chapter…

Recipes on Ocado's new website

Ocado have just launched their new super duper shiny website, as their Children's Cookery Queen I've attached a link to a whole host of my recipes for you to try out at home.  The recipes use fresh ingredients and there are tips on how to encourage…

Gingerbread Rhubarb Muffins

This is lovely made with half wholemeal and half white self raising flour, it makes it a little more healthy, you can also add chopped hazelnuts to the topping if you wish Rhubarb is the only vegetable we eat as a fruit.  A fruit contains…