5 Steps To Your Best Ever Valentines Day

That’s right folks, Valentines is not just for couples!  For the 3 years I was single I avoided Valentines like the plague, purporting that it was just an opportunity for the card companies to make money.  While this may be true to an extent, I think that a once a year reminder year to show love to those that matter can’t be a bad thing.  Whoever the important people are in your life, why not take a day, or an evening to show them how much they mean to you.  Remember, you are one of those important people and should […]

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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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