Valentines Day Gift Guide

If reading my ‘5 steps to your best Valentines day‘ post has left you wanting more, then you’re in luck!  I have a few gems, both classic and slightly outside of the box that I would like to share with you.  This guide is mostly gloriously decadent, but I have thrown in some non-edibles for the health conscious among you. The classic.  Whether buying for a loved one of for yourself, February the 14th is the calenders get out clause to your post Christmas diet.  What can I say, blame Saint V. For the person who works long hours.  Who […]

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What does the fox pizza say? Happy Valentines Day: Heart Shaped Pizzas – cooking with kids

In the run up to today, me and the kids have enjoyed doing loads of heart based activities, from crafts to baking; sweet and savory!  I wanted to share one of our efforts with you. Valentines Heart Pizzas Make pizza dough (tutorial here) and use your palms and fingers to fashion into a heart shape Cover with BBQ sauce or passata – depending on preference Cover with a mix of grated mozzarella and cheddar Add toppings of your choice Cook till golden on top with a light crispy crust Seafood and goats cheese  //  BBQ meat feast Pepperoni  //  Tuna […]

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I Promise…to love you for the rest of my life: Valentines gift from the heart

For me, I Promise is really summed up by the above photo.  You know me, I’m all about the love – which is probably pretty sickening to any single readers who get assaulted by happy couples this time of year (I’m sorry!).  I’ve been baking, crafting and buying Valentines for the last month – which I have thoroughly enjoyed – but for me, it’s about what it boils down to; the special people in our lives and the reasons they are there.  Enter I Promise… I’ll only be showing you snippets of my own version, as J has become a […]

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