Family Archive

When the baker isn’t baking.

There has been a sad lack of baking in the house the past few weeks. Like most other people, it's not until I stop that I realise just how much I needed to. But,


There are times when training and tapering is all. It wasn't one of those weeks. I'm good with that.

Home: Movie Night.

We love watching movies. Movie nights happen each weekend. It's a serious business. There are rules. And potato chips.

Time Well Spent

Perhaps my resistance to reading 'ten steps to anything' will serve me well, if ever the un-dead take over.

It is what it is

We all hover on the edges, was my answer. Some of us want to be in the thick of it. Some of us not so much. The trick is to find your space and

Holiday hunker down.

It's been a quiet break. Home days. Reading. Baking. Watching movies.

How to make a Golden Gaytime ice cream cake.

Over the past 6 weeks there have been three birthdays and an anniversary in our house. That means, among other things, cake. While I am no master cake maker, I do love having a


Being a mo sista, or in this case a mo daughter is the least I could do. I wear my heart on my sleeve, runners on my feet, and now, a mo on my

Wrapped tight, love and a recipe

Serve with cream or ice cream and a generous serving of mother love.

Mothers’ Day

This year I said I wanted it to be a perfectly ordinary day. No muss, no fuss.