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Our ten favourite fun looking snack ideas

Our ten favourite fun looking snack ideas

11/06/2013 10:34:00

Our 10 Favourite Fun Looking Kids' Snack Ideas. I've been spending a lot of time on Pinterest and other cool ideas sites lately and have found some absolute gems of ideas for fun looking snacks for children. Here are my ten favourite ones of the last few weeks. They are all reasonably healthy (some of them are for sharing) and none of them require a degree in cake decorating, architecture or landscape gardening to achieve. Try some out and tell me what you think. If yo...

Process Me Fatter...

Process Me Fatter...

20/10/2009 14:09:00

Regular readers may have noticed that it has been a while since my last blog piece, and that I haven't uploaded as many links and resources as usual in the last few weeks. I must confess that I have had less time than usual to work on the site. My family and I have undertaken a large building project at our house, part of which involves fitting a ground source heat pump and therefore having all the floors ripped out for underfloor heating. We decided that it would be a good idea to move out...

Barbecue Autumn, anyone?

Barbecue Autumn, anyone?

07/09/2009 18:42:00

Ok so I probably ruined everyone's summer by writing a blog post at the beginning of the summer saying I was optimistic about the weather. As we are currently living in a tent the joke has rather been on me. But the last two dreadful summer holidays have been followed by two rather golden and warm Septembers, and at the risk of jinxing everything again, judging by today's weather, we might be in for three out of three.   We haven't had a great deal of excuses to BBQ this year but ...