Valentine dinner winner

Happy Valentine’s Day guys!  We’ve never really celebrated V day on the day – who feels special in a restaurant full of special couples?  So we celebrated a little early, on the weekend, with the M&S Valentine’s Day Gourmet Menu, now that was special.  Mr K enjoyed his steak too. Last night the husband tentatively asked when we were exchanging…
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Black Gold steak pie

New Year’s Day was almost invented for steak pie and although we had the offer of someone else cooking one for us, we flaked and laid on the couch all day, eventually making our own version whilst enjoying/enduring (me/husband) an epic Keeping Up With The Kardashians marathon! The recipe is one I found online but adapted a bit here and…
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Smarter than a 2 year old?

golden Nutella cookies – recipe here Right before Christmas we found a spare evening to get together at Fi’s apartment to gorge on pizza and for me to freak out as Thankfifi experienced record traffic and crashed (a blogger’s best dream and worst nightmare simultaneously!).  Oh right… and to do some baking! You can read the full post on the…
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Sno gin

Sno gin is like sloe gin but it’s what I made because the only place I could find sloes was ebay and, as much as I love a good online auction, I don’t think it’s the right source for fresh foods! Ingredients cranberries granulated sugar gin sterilised bottles/jars Directions Pierce each and every single one of your cranberries multiple times…
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Ladurée make my day!

A non-stop day travelling to London and back.  Well not exactly non-stop… one stop.  Harrods.  And more specifically Ladurée.  Behold the beauty of rose, chocolate, orange blossom, violet and lemon French macarons.  Petite perfection. Don’t forget to enter my Young Forever triangle necklace giveaway! (More macaron indulgence on my Facebook page but this photo was just so perfect, even if…
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