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This weekend, we lit the second candle. A happy 2nd Advent weekend to you!
St Nicholas came on Saturday and filled the boys’ boots with nuts and clementines, a little chocolate and a new woolly hat. 198 more words

Shop Talk

1st Advent Sunday

Christmas is getting close real fast! Today is the first advent Sunday of 2014. I decided to bake (two) gingerbread advent wreaths this year. I also tried to make a little candle stand. 8 more words

Crafts & Handwork

A Thanksgiving Goose

Crisp crackled skin, juicy fat, deep flavorful meat.  A Thanksgiving goose!

The goose was a gift for Waylon’s birth.  Our friends at Gozzard City brought it over one late summer day last year when Waylon was still a floppy little baby unable to hold his head up, and the goose went into the freezer with the intention of pulling it back out come Christmas.   292 more words


Countdown to Thanksgiving, HBMH Style!

The school was a flurry of children baking and cooking this morning, making wonderful, tasty smells as we prepared for our traditional Thanksgiving feast. Ms. Tami’s crockpot turkey was absolutely delicious! 145 more words


What’s Cooking – Jaffa Cakes – we tried, we baked, we learnt

We are all, from time to time, tempted to try something new, at least I hope so… Last weekend we felt very adventurous so we decided to try making Jaffa Cakes. 393 more words

Bark Time