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Marie Rayner
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Daughter of God, Mother, Wife, Gran, Cook, Artist, Friend. Jack of all trades, master of none.
Daughter of God, Mother, Wife, Gran, Cook, Artist, Friend. Jack of all trades, master of none.

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Pizza Scrolls
  When my children were growing up they used to love the frozen Pizza Pockets.  I also used to make them from scratch, but in reality they took a lot of time by the time I made the yeast dough etc. so frozen was just easier.   I wish I had thought of these ...

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Small and wonderful things . . .
  "The world is fairly studded and strewn with pennies cast broadside from a generous hand. But who gets excited by a mere penny?...It is dire poverty indeed when a man is so malnourished and fatigued that he won't stoop to pick up a penny. But if you culti...

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Banoffee Pancakes
    Tomorrow is "Pancake Day" here in the UK, also known as Shrove Tuesday it is the last day before the beginning of Lent, when traditionally people had a last feast before Lent ushered in.  It was a good and delicious way to use up the last of the eggs an...

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Paper Clip Moments . . .
This is a true story.  One of our Missionary Sisters was on the bus recently with her companion.  She noticed some shiny new paper clips on the floor of the bus and thought to herself, how very odd.  She heard a small voice in her head which told her to pic...

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Squidgy Prune and Ginger Cake
 Occasionally you run across a cake that is so squidgilly good that you
either have to share it right away, or hide it and hog it all to
yourself.  This delicious loaf cake falls into both those categories.   I kid you not.   At first bite you will want t...

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The old grey mare . . . she ain't what she used to be . . .
It's later than you think  . . . .  everything is farther way now than it used to be . . . It's twice as far to the corner, and they seem to have added a hill.  I've given up running for the bus.  It leaves faster than it used to . . . It seems to me they a...

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Apple and Blackcurrant Pie
   We are lucky enough to have a very prolific black currant bush in our back garden and so our freezer is filled with black currants for me to use all year round in tasty desserts, pies, cakes, etc.   This is one of Todd's favourite pies.  Well, apple anyt...

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My Friday Finds . . .
  A few of the things I find each week which pique my curiosity or inspire me to want to do something, create something, cook something, or become a better person! I hope they will pique your curiosity or inspire you in some way as well! Now this is a reall...

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Cheesy Tuna Bake
The Toddster is always after me to cook using things that we have in our store cupboard.  He is always complaining about how much we have stored.   It is useless for me to explain to him that your cupboards may be full, but in a lot of cases they are full o...

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Time for a Boost
  Boostball is now rolling out across the world and has also been launched into the skies as Virgins Atlantic's protein snack of choice for their customers.  The company recently contacted me and asked me if I would like to try them.  I am always game for s...
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