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Why we should always be nice to our in-laws

My brother-in-law works at a warehouse that specializes in frozen foods. When there's a shipment that's too close to its expiry date. Or a pallet that falls over and gets dented - then the employees get to take the goods home for free. Which means that last week he gave us a box of spirulina… Continue reading Why we should always be nice to our in-laws

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The Definition of Productivity

Today I defined productivity.*36 pancakes made and now hibernating in the freezer, ready for children to zap in the microwave for a quick breakfast. (Not to mention, a healthy breakfast -homemade with LOVE dammnit)*24 bacon cheese onion scones. Made specially for the teenage son who complains "There's never anything to eat in this house!" And… Continue reading The Definition of Productivity

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Cinnamon Pecan Rolls for Lazy, Impatient Cooks like me.

So I've been in a baking frenzy. Because this Saturday Im doing my very first "Sweet Passion" stall at the local markets. And I need to practise. And the Fab Five Flock are loving it. Because they get to eat. And eat. And eat all the practises. I've gotten requests on FB for the recipes… Continue reading Cinnamon Pecan Rolls for Lazy, Impatient Cooks like me.