Happy New Year! We did it! We survived Christmas, and a ninth boxing-day Birthday (and a 30-something birthday the day after: such continuous celebration in our house that Mim, 4, skipped down on the mornings…

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It occurred to me, that if you have recently stumbled across this blog, you may be wondering about my predilection for things Smug and Lazy. Here’s a quick recap, as well as a couple of…

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I began making these granola bites in earnest when a series of sleep-deprived shopping trips last year left me with about five kilograms of oats to use, STAT. I will admit that once I had…

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You guys! What a month! The calm before the storm: last month in Whistler Mr tMatM is still on crutches, albeit now pretty experienced at herding toddlers with them. My cough turned out to be…

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Well it turns out that I haven’t shared a loaf cake recipe since 2017 – a terrible aberration on my part. Especially as I have of course baked many loaf cakes in the meantime. That…

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