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    Macaron Moochings

    The warm sun was beaming down on my skin and for the first time this year it felt like Spring was around the corner. It was half term and I found myself in Covent Garden, London indulging in one of my favourite past times. People watching. I absolutely love being in London and I adore pottering around Covent Garden. Most school breaks I find myself there, and with Mr D based there for work it’s a perfect excuse to go down. Off he goes to work and off I go exploring. I can meander around, taking my time to look at rubbish and whilst he usually has the patience of…

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    Lemon Drizzle Cake

    Easy Peasy Lemon Drizzle Cake   This recipe really is easy peasy lemon squeezy! The hardest part is buying good lemons! Make sure they are unwaxed and feel like they have a thick rind. Good lemons are pretty hard to come by in UK supermarkets, they are always tiny and have a paper thin skin which makes it impossible to get a good grating of zest from and this is where most of the flavour comes from so it’s kinda important! If you too suffer from a rubbish lemon selection and dont have the budget or patience to find those perfect Amalfi lemons from those ultra trendy (ultra expensive) whole…