Great Chocolate Quinoa Granola for the Grizzly Risers

“What you see before you, my friend, is the result of a lifetime of chocolate.” Katharine Hepburn couldn’t have put it better really. There are lots of sacrifices that need to made in life. However chocolate is not one of them in my opinion. Everything in moderation, as I always say.…

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Pimp my Pancake……the healthy way

I have a degree in pancakes at this stage in my life. There are possibilities are endless. Batter, toppings, degree of crispness or soft and spongy. The world, my friends, is our oyster! But where did it all come from???? Shrove Tuesday always falls 47 days before Easter Sunday & was…

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No ordinary Porridge for an Ordinary Morning

Porridge – the 7th member of my family. However some members of the family are somewhat falling out of love with it in phases. What to do??!!! It’s somewhere between dawn & “Holy Crap where are the gum-shields we’re late” on a wintery Saturday morning. She swans into the kitchen,…

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The one the kids can’t stop eating…. Great Granola with a hint of lemon

These kids are quite literally eating me out of house and home. I can’t keep up. The plague of the locusts tearaways. And who actually made fruit so EXPENSIVE??!!  I am the mother who picks up stray blueberries from the floor and rinses them under the tap. I’ve even been know…

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Acai bowls for the nervous!

You say tom-AY-to, I say tom-AA-to…..let’s call the whole thing off!!!!!!! Right no need for such rashness here folks. Lets just all calm down. I do have to admit that the words of this song were ringing through my head a few months back when several friends and I arrived…

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