Strawberry and blueberry pancake-Honest Mum

Papa G’s Perfect Pancakes

We love Pancake Day in this family but to be honest Papa G has a penchant for pancakes all year long; I distinctly remember treat breakfasts of piles of pancakes growing up and my Dad teaching my brother and I how to make the perfect pancake.
kofte

Lamb Kofta

I eat meat once a month on average and love Greek style lamb kofta.
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Tzatziki Recipe (Greek Yoghurt & Cucumber Dip)

Tzatziki is a healthy, refreshing dip mostly served as meze (part of several Greek courses) using crusty bread or pitta bread to dip in but it can be enjoyed alone as a snack.
old friends

A Blog & Vlogs Featuring Kick-Ass Mamas

I'm so lucky to have amazing ladies in my life-true friends who are bold, bright, damn right beautiful but also, most importantly, kind, generous in spirit, and super-sisterly. You can't ask for more than that in life from your mates, can you?!
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Our Weekend in Pictures

Oh the wonderful weekend, where did it go? It feels so long ago now and it's only Tuesday, and I'm missing running through russet fields at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park and breathing in that crisp autumnal air, squinting at sunlight filtering through the trees.

Alexander Turns 3

I literally can't believe my baby boy, Xander turned 3 on Sunday, my charming, loveable, second born son is simply growing up too quickly and I'd like it to stop, STOP I tell you- I want him to remain my baby always, and I suppose he always will be just that, my littlest, youngest love.
My Moreish Mediterranean Platter

Moreish Mediterranean Platter

This week's Tasty Tuesdays recipe is this moreish Mediterranean Platter. Simple, quick and easy, it's a refreshing, tasty lunch now summer is nearly here.
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Rice with Vermicelli

This is quite honestly the best rice dish in the world. A good friend of mine actually travelled the world tasting rice (and you know, holidaying) and she concluded that there's no rice quite as delicious the Olive Tree Greek Restaurant's rice so who am I to disagree. Well who am I? The owners' daughter of course-so you see disagreeing isn't an option. It is amazing though. Papa G's rice with vermicelli is incredible, crunchy, buttery, light-absolutely the perfect side dish.
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Our Weekend in Pictures-A Break in Liverpool

This weekend saw us ensure 'passportgate' never happens again with a trip to very lush Liverpool, one of our favourite cities in the UK, to submit and order Oliver's new passport (yay)! Gloriously sunny for the most part it was ice creams at the docks and some shopping in my favourite city of style, with new jeans and shirts for Peter, Topshop frocks for I and some toys for the boys...