Monthly Archives: February 2014

Happy Birthday Mr PC

We had cake of a different sort today. I wasn’t originally sure what cake to make, but then Mr PC commented about how much he liked the cake at the wedding we went to last year. I know he loves … Continue reading

Posted in Cooking, Family | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Toffee Shock Cake

This is the Toffee Shock Cake from the Clandestine Cake Club cookbook. I did make one little mistake, which was to make the cake in the afternoon and ice it in time for tea, which meant it was just a … Continue reading

Posted in Cooking | Tagged , , | 1 Comment


Ulysses, by James Joyce, was on my reading list for years. I have always been determined that someday I would read it, difficult book or not. Last year I started it. I got about a third of the way through, … Continue reading

Posted in Books | Tagged , | 4 Comments

Going All Rock’n’Roll

Year One at our local school have had Tea Time as their topic this term. When I first heard that this was the topic, I wondered how on earth there could be enough to learn about tea to keep them … Continue reading

Posted in Family | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

This Week I Have Mostly Been Crushing Candies

A couple of weeks ago, I finished my accounting project. I worked hard on my project, and when I handed it in it was a great heavy weight off my shoulders. It was the last ┬ápart of my AAT qualification, … Continue reading

Posted in Accounting, Family | Tagged , , | 1 Comment