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Creativity rules in the #Christmaskitchen

Those of you who hang around here a lot will know how I bemoan the lack of creativity afforded to teachers. Where league tables, exam performance, measurable improvements and accountability rule, a creative approach to education is out of the window. 130 more words

Kitchen Hints And Tips

Full Alaskan Breakfast

One of the best parts of our honeymoon for Navarone was the full English, or Irish breakfast he had almost every morning.

 So, I decided to whip up an Alaskan version at home this weekend. 146 more words


20 minute Pumpkin Spice Donuts 

Living in Alaska is really awesome. I love living here. But there is one drawback- there isn’t a lot of choices for eating out.

When I have a craving for something, I can’t go out an buy it. 318 more words


Home-style hot chocolate: I need your tips

Now the weather is starting to warm up (earlier this year which will cut hot chocolate season short), I will feel less inclined to zip around every café I see for hot chocolate :( So, I thought this would be a good time of year (thinking of the cool spring nights) to ‘test drive’ some hot chocolate that can be made at home :) 156 more words

Hot Chocolate

Homemade Indian 

As I’ve mentioned before, I worked as a server in an Indian restaurant in college- and I absolutely loved the food. It’s been difficult to find food that compares elsewhere. 531 more words


Peanut Butter Ice-Cream Sandwiches

I love to make these for these for my grandchildren. They are easy to make and fun. I have not shared much of my cooking here, so this a little new. 125 more words