Perfecting the Potato Fry

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The weekend was spent working, cleaning (the cleaner didn’t come…first-world problems?), skyping with best friends and cooking for family. Highlights included: cooking amazing potato fries (recipe below), ending a dinner party with a game of apples to apples on our living-room floor that lasted until 2am, doing crosswords in the park on a picnic blanket while Mika clambered around us …

A healthier little whole grain bun

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OK so the last bread recipe I posted is pretty much amazing. But it’s got nothing on these little 5 grain (or more!) buns. Again, there’s no kneading/bread-maker required, but these are as easy as throwing some ingredients together in a bowl before you go to bed. In the morning you just need to give yourself 30 minutes for oven …

The Best Bread. Without a bread maker.

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So in light of living and enjoying each moment – nothing says ‘life is amazing’ quite like freshly made bread. I’ve been keeping this from you for a while now. Since arriving in Mexico and discovering that there is no bread here without sugar or high-fructose corn syrup (I joke not), we have been breadless unless I get my act together …

Chicken Chili for the sleep deprived

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It’s Thursday and I’ve just finished building a website. Mika and Ivan both have rotten colds, although Mika seems to be handling it a lot better than Ivan. For all the work, sickness and exercise, there’s nowhere near enough sleeping going on in these parts. I hate how so many people and general life advice tell you to ‘get plenty of sleep’ …