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Plum and Rhubarb Cake

February 24, 2014
Plum and Rhubarb Cake

What do you do when the nice lady at the farmer’s market gives your boy a whole bag of plums because it’s ‘great to see a kid who loves fruit’? […]

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Lemon and Rhubarb Scones

October 13, 2013
Lemon and Rhubarb Scones

This post is sponsored by Nuffnang and Dairy Farmers Thick & Creamy Yoghurt. All four kids tumble into the house, plonk themselves down at the kitchen bench and look ravenously […]

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Rhubarb Tea Cake Recipe.

May 7, 2012
Rhubarb Tea Cake Recipe.

It’s cold and wet outside, a perfect environment for our Rhubarb to grow like crazy, and a perfect excuse to eat cake! This cake is best eaten warm, straight out […]

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Adventures in Cooking from Scratch: Rhubarb and Apple Scrolls.

March 19, 2012
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We love a good bun in our house, and Monday is ‘bun shop’ day when we stop in at our local little bakery and get an after school treat before […]

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Rhubarb Fizz

January 27, 2011
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Rhubarb is one of the things seems to grow really well at the Pickle Farm with little or no input from us. Even the recent flooding which left the entire […]

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Strawberry Fruit Leather Fun Shapes.

November 25, 2013
Strawberry Fruit Leather Fun Shapes.

I have learned from experience, if we leave the ripening strawberries too long, especially when it is wet, we will end up with loads of rotten, snail holed strawberries. So […]

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Spring Clean your Menu Plan

September 2, 2013
Spring Clean your Menu Plan

This post is sponsored by Nuffnang and IGA Winter has seemed particularly long this year. Perhaps it is because it has been a cold wet winter and the long dark […]

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Cooking with Kids – tips, tricks and recipe ideas

July 22, 2013
Cooking with Kids - tips, tricks and recipe ideas

As his tantrum subsided into just plain old sobbing he managed to tell me he was hungry. That might go some way to explain his meltdown over what seemed like […]

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Six for Saturday

March 23, 2013
Six for Saturday

1. Going Places Do you read Sesame Ellis? I am loving Rachel’s ‘A Year of Thursdays’ series where she is enjoying the final year with her twins before they start […]

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Twelve Sweet Treats to Bake.

January 21, 2013
Twelve Sweet Treats to Bake.

I may not have anywhere to store all the food (it will be a while till my huge walk in pantry is done) but I have a functioning kitchen again, […]

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Kid Friendly Food Gardening – What’s Growing In Your Garden?

November 26, 2012
Kid Friendly Food Gardening - What's Growing In Your Garden?

We are staring down the end of spring here, and the garden is bursting into life! All our hard work of planting seeds and digging and mulching is beginning to […]

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