A break from the old routine

5 weeks' of school holiday have passed and we're on the final stretch.  The third parent is currently in operation while I compile a checklist of what needs to be done before next Tuesday.  Most of it involves sewing name tapes.  And before you get all righteous and tell me that that's being archaic, I… Continue reading A break from the old routine


The best breakfast EVER

Recently, we stayed in a lovely hotel and they served a muesli for breakfast that had been soaked overnight, with a little mango compote on the side and an array of coulis flavours.  Well, I lived on the stuff while I was there and vowed to make it at home, as I don't eat breakfast… Continue reading The best breakfast EVER