Category Archives: Food

Anything to do with Food


One of the the things that I have been focussing on with homeschooling is teaching the kids to be more aware of the food chain that they are a part of. They’ve grown up with gardens & know the joys … Continue reading

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Shortbread GF/ Dairy Free

250g Plain (gluten free) flour200g Margarine (dairy free) diced at room temperature100g Almond Meal60g Castor sugarpinch of salt2 drops vanilla essence  Mix all ingredients together until a dough is formed, or combine all ingredients in a food processor & process … Continue reading

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Before the year began I thought that I would look at things a bit differently. Instead of going into the new year with this grand list of things that I wanted to do, I’d pick something to achieve each month. … Continue reading

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Following the trend set by my last post by using a day of the week as a title, I thought I would call this one Saturday 😛 Amazing how much a little bit of help changes your mood. I was … Continue reading

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I think Levi is hungry for a second breakfast. Found him in the kitchen with all the cereal pulled out & any boxes that weren’t opened before, now are. Never underestimate the capabilities of a hungry little boy to destroy … Continue reading

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Friday’s Happenings

Woke up to find our container of food had been dragged to the compost pile (still closed & intact, although with a heap more dirty paw prints on it). Starting to wonder if it is only one raccoon or if … Continue reading

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Today I managed to learn something new. Store bought piñata’s are generally pre-made to fit small candies & little toys in them NOT crackers, boxes of raisins, oatmeal cookies etc. I had been told that Bulk Barn carried them, so … Continue reading

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This evening is swimming classes, which means I get an hours worth of time to myself. The first few times I had to drive Levi into town & drop him off for class, but a couple of weeks ago, Geoff … Continue reading

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It appears some corn survived the repeated deer trampling the other week & now have tiny little cobs of corn on some of the stalks. We also have zucchini this year, (not yellow bumpy squash that we ended up with … Continue reading

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Gruffalo inspired food

Seeing as I have already put up a post about other parts of the party, I thought that I might put up something about the food ideas that I have for Levi’s Gruffalo inspired party. I’m trying not to get … Continue reading

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