Dahl – with chicken and roasted vegetables

Dahl – with chicken and roasted vegetables My favourite cookbook of the moment is The Baby Led Weaning Cookbook.  Anything I have made from this goes down well with both Robot and Dave.  This recipe is also named “Easy Dahl”, technically I could use it next week on E, but …

What do Bloggers Do When the Internet Fails? Part 2

Read Part one here I left you Wednesday afternoon finding out that it could be another 48 hours till I got my phone line and internet back on.  So far I have; Been for a long walk on the canal Watched the water Had a ham sandwich Tidied my garden …

Happy Days #4 Walking the week away

Putting aside the fact that this week I have not had the internet to hand I’ve had some pretty amazing happy moments, technology free! Check out What do Bloggers do when the Internet fails Part 1 and Part 2.   But in the spirit of happiness I shall not mention the …

Cooking with Babies

The Robot and I quite often cook together.  He’s 8 months old, so we don’t actually cook together, I’m not that crazy.  He will sit in his high chair and watch me cook and bake.  It’s great as I can witter at him and he likes to listen!  Sometimes I’ll …

What do Bloggers do when the Internet fails?

Just as I am getting into the swing of being a blogger, enjoying it and having it take over my life in a happy way my first stumbling block hits me!  The Internet is not working!  Our phone line is dead! It’s the most frustrating thing that has happened to …

Bin men on strike!

It would please me immensely if the bin min were on actual strike, they would be trying to get better wages or better working conditions.  A purpose.  Two doors down and three doors up, they are getting their bins emptied.  It’s the four houses in the middle that are suddenly …

The Night Monster 

People discuss their babies sleep patterns all the time! Especially if they’re rubbish and wake a lot. I however have had it quite easy, The Robot has always slept well, yes he does wake up, normally once sometimes not. It’s been quite good and I don’t like to rub it …

Caribbean Fish Pie

Caribbean Fish Pie This fish pie is amazing, it’s from Caribbean Food Made Easy by Levi Roots.  I’m copying the recipe out for you. Here is all the credit for it. The Ingredients 600ml Milk 1 sprig of thyme 600g Fish Pie Mix 50g Butter 2tbs Plain Flour 50g Block …

Happy Days #3

Wow, it’s week #3 already.  I’m enjoying blogging, it sort of makes me wish I had started seriously sooner! I’m getting a good buzz from followers and am really enjoying reading other peoples blogs.  It’s all been about the pictures this week. I’ve been playing around and really thinking about …

The Importance of Reading to your Child

I love reading, I’ve always been a bookworm.  I struggle at the moment to fit a book in, I find this hard.  I am channelling this frustration into reading with the Robot.  He was a few weeks old when we popped into the local library and got his first library …