About time for a little baking, and from my gigantic magazine cutout stash I attempted some Caramel Kisses. First I had to make a biscuity base, fairly easy; butter, milk, biscuits, flour, sugar, coconut and golden syrup. Then I rolled the mixture into little balls and wedged them into cupcake trays. Then I fairly successfully made …
Okay so this is the very last Caribbean post, 5 months since we went… Day 9 was a day at sea, so lots of relaxing to be done. Lots of eating, reading, dozing – doing nothing can be surprisingly exhausting… – we went to the cinema, had another lovely meal at the Sindhu restaurant, a …
Right now I should be preparing for a job interview that is happening tomorrow (and is going to keep me awake tonight). Instead I am messing around with another Caribbean post (don’t worry, I am coming to the end of the holiday). Day 7 was a slow starting day, which was a good thing as …
It has been a few weeks of ailments around here; both Smalls and First Born have had bugs, actually I think Golden Boy was a bit unwell as well…, Biggy had a painful tooth brutally removed and has really suffered, I have managed to give myself a stomach ulcer, ouch, and poor old Grandpa had …
Last week I had to pretend like a grown up; pay attention, nod my head, look confident and responsible. Sounds like I was in a very important meeting, like a job interview, but it was just a parents evening. In fact two parent evenings; one night for Golden Boy, the next for Smalls, one about his preparation …
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