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I heart: Kitchen scales

I heart: Kitchen scales

I absolutely love vintage kitchen equipment. And when its a weighing scale as pretty and rusty as this; with that to-die for glass jar on top its worth sharing with all of you. I can’t do without my weighing scale and we will come to what I use in my kitchen in just a while but till then,dream […]

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Golden Rum Cake

Golden Rum Cake

If you are baking a rum cake to gift to someone you should make one for yourself because you are not going to get any for yourself. And so I always make two 🙂   Rum Desserts.I love them. We are not much of a rum drinking family but give us fruit soaked in rum over some vanilla icecream or […]

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Serving furniture to friends & family

Serving furniture to friends & family

How cute are these pieces of edible furniture! I heart. Is anyone out there listening? This is on my wishlist :)) A furniture pan. What fun it would be play around and paint this furniture with chocolate sauce and sprinkles!  The designers behind this super cool product Fukusada & Pereira have this to say, “An object that mixes both traditional Japanese […]

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Coffee, vanilla and chocolate stripes and an award

Coffee, vanilla and chocolate stripes and an award

Chocolate and coffee ? Together ? Whoever came up with that combination should have won a Nobel Peace Prize. Or at least a subscription to Reader’s Digest.”  Darynda Jones, Second Grave on the Left If you’ve had a Mocha Latte and loved it there are good chances that you will love the marriage of cocoa powder and coffee […]

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Vegan baking cheat sheet

Vegan baking cheat sheet

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Just another hard boiled egg.

Just another hard boiled egg.

I bet you think an egg is something you casually order for breakfast when you can’t think of anything else. Well, so did I once, but that was before the egg and I.  Claudette Colbert  At our home we love eggs. We really do. I make sure Sara eats one every day. To become a “strong girl […]

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An apple a day.

An apple a day.

“Good apple pies are a considerable part of our domestic happiness.”  Jane Austen  Image : here

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Hoisin chicken with a bean salad

Hoisin chicken with a bean salad

Some weekdays all you want to do is reach for a bottle of sauce and come up with dinner that is not only kid friendly but also gets made on its own. The ones with kids would understand this perfectly. Hoisin chicken takes minutes to put together, works beautifully for children who love to get their fingers and […]

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Kitchen prints

Kitchen prints

Absolutely adore these vintage household print advertisements of the 1950s. I am thinking of collecting some of these and putting them in my kitchen. What do you think? Would you like to see some kitchen prints (free downloads) on the blog? Images :  here

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Blue cheese,ham & celery muffins

Blue cheese,ham & celery muffins

 A savoury muffin?? Life is full of enough disappointments, Gary!  A savoury muffin?! I don’t know you anymore.   Miranda Hart   But trust me once you’ve tried this you will be addicted and will be wanting more.   Blue cheese,ham & celery,bacon with sweet corn,onion with brie and figs (my favorite),peanut butter and salted peanuts (sara’s favorite),smoked […]

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