A Nappy of Convenience

I have potty trained two toddlers (one very recently), and believe me I am no expert in this field.  In fact I sometimes think should I have done it differently?  Been more pro-active and done it earlier? Or did I leave it late because a nappy is more convenient.  So this post is about my various musings of potty training toddlers.

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Red Pepper Soup

This is an old favourite recipe of mine, and I often use it as a starter when we have people round for dinner.  Soup as a starter is easy as can be prepared in advance and just warmed through as guests arrive. This recipe is low in fat and it can also be frozen too.  Its a bit of a faff skinning the peppers, but well worth it.

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Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

I love making soup in  the slow cooker.  This is one of my family favourites, and I often make it on a Sunday.  I start first thing on a Sunday morning (the oven is generally on cooking breakfast!), and get the soup going whilst we take the kids out for the morning.  Nothing beats going out to the park or for a walk on a mild winter’s or autumnal day and returning home to a warm soup for lunch.

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Kitchen Organisation #1

Kitchen Organisation #1

Since moving into our house in October 2012, we have been renovating and extending and have only had a ‘make-do’ kitchen in one form or another.  We finished installing our kitchen just before Christmas 2015, and I love it!

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