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Happy Easter Famale family x

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Hats off

Kids party food is probably the best food you’ll ever eat. It’s the dinkiest, most colourful, most sugary food that we were actually encouraged to eat, from plastic plates on a messy table. Or maybe that was just the 80’s? … Continue reading

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Pushing the stone from the tomb

In an attempt to avoid licking the bowl of melted Dairy Milk (more about that tomorrow), Famale was driven to near-despair. Otherwise known as tarte tatin. It’s the last thing I haven’t baked that doesn’t involve chocolate. I’ve made sponges … Continue reading

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You can’t take that away from me

A dying Internet for a blogger is like the dying of the light for Dylan Thomas. Or something like that. Okay, it’s not the end of the world, but without it, my baking triumphs would slink off unnoticed into the … Continue reading

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The path of least resistance

Yesterday Famale voiced stringent views on co-habitation. The sun was shining, it was the last ever class of the diploma, I have no idea where it came from. As you know I’m not terribly interested in law and co-habitation is┬ánot … Continue reading

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Absence makes the heart grow fonder

Doing without is not a familiar concept┬áto the Famale generation. We may be cash-poor and walking into the black sea of unemployment but compared to the old people of our family trees, we’ve never had so much. This of course … Continue reading

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He has risen!

Church and food. The two pillars of a Catholic family. And so came the soup and the chicken with rosemary from my new rosemary plant. But my sister K told me this morning that ‘everyone’ is bored of my talk … Continue reading

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