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    This was easily the most popular dinner I’ve cooked in a long time- Seared pork chops with roasted grapes. Sounds strange, I know, but it’s so amazingly delicious that Guy declared (between mouthfuls) that marrying me was the best decision he ever made.  it was also super easy to pull together in about 20 minutes.

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    Before I had Lila, I used to bake my own bread regularly. That has fallen off a bit since I just don’t make the time to bake like I used to (probably because Lila wants to ‘help’ and I’m nervous about using the oven when she is nearby). But this perfect every time classic bread

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    I’m sort of obsessed with these banana breakfast bars- they are a bit sweet for actual breakfast (for me, anyway) but are a great little low sugar treat that taste sooo good. And you could easily substitute the chocolate chips for nuts, if you wanted to make it even healthier. I recommend! Hate doing dishes?

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    I know we’re supposed to be all eating healthy and getting fit now that we ticked over into 2015, but I’m still feeling pyjamas and leftover Christmas chocolate.  So I’m all about easing into the healthy eating, like this smoothie recipe: This smoothie tastes like a cinnamon bun, but is actually good for you. So really,

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    I hope everyone has been having some nice time off. Can you believe it’s a brand new year next week?! My apologies for the slight delay in today’s post, the internet has been very spotty the last couple of days…. After the holiday indulgences, don’t some delicious veggie waffles sound like the right choice! These

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    I have yet to host a Christmas dinner, but if I did, this would be the dessert I would make- it’s a white cake with cranberry filling and orange buttercream. Seasonal, beautiful, delicious! It’s my ideal Christmas dinner dessert, I think. I adore this pretty white paper house DIY, which comes with a template and

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    And the winner of the Pattern Writing for Knit Designers Giveaway is……. Jane! Jane wrote: “Before I actually wrote patterns, I never would have thought I would need a book to do it (after all, I’m a pretty competent knitter, a decent writer, and I’ve read enough patterns to know a good one from a