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The Great Simnel Cake Disaster

Hello everyone. I hope everyone had a good Easter and that your Simnel Cakes were a success, unlike my own.

For the first time ever I decided to make a Simnel cake for Easter. 383 more words


Snow Day ... Snug Kitchen

As I sat in our kitchen today, with the snow falling outside, I commented to Tim that I was so glad that we’d decided to put an Aga in The Dairy kitchen. 512 more words


Alfresco Coffee Time

The first morning in 2018 to sit out on the patio and enjoy the sunshine and view. We had an extra treat today, freshly baked Victoria Sandwich cake. 19 more words

My Thoughts

Apple Cobbler with Cinnamon and Sultanas

My husband, a lover of all apple-related desserts, says this is his new favourite Sunday lunch pudding. New to us, he means, because fruit cobblers have been around for years. 312 more words

A little heat to warm us up

So when we moved into the cottage it had a traditional open fire. A very welcome feature given that the cottage has no central heating. When we first moved in we loved the novelty of having a fire and quite enjoyed laying it and sitting by the fire on a lazy Sunday afternoon. 656 more words

Life In The Countryside


Oh the horrid word, it is complicated to spell, painful to experience and a complete bore to tolerate.

For anyone who doesn’t know what they look like – see below. 200 more words



What, you may ask, is “Aga Toast?”  Well, it’s toast made on an Aga.

What, you may ask, is an Aga?

Aha!  That, my friends, is another tale! 432 more words