Are we nearly there yet?

Are we nearly there yet?

Are we nearly there yet? If you have children, I expect you have heard that phrase more times than you care to remember. To them there is something about arriving that is the only thing that matters. Children can be so impatient, well to be honest can’t we all. For us...
Can you spare a cup of sugar?

Can you spare a cup of sugar?

I don’t remember it well, but I do recall a neighbour when I was very young calling round to our house, knocking at the back door – which in itself is unheard of where I live now – and asking my mum for a cup of sugar, or a cup of something. I also recall...
How To Bake A Cake

How To Bake A Cake

The great British Bake Off, what a phenomenal success it’s been. Each week, as they battle to make sense of a group of ingredients and the bare minimum of directions, the expectation is that they will present something that is just like something Paul or Mary have...