We moved into our house at the beginning of 2016. Before we had the keys we had an enormous list of what we wanted to do to the house and that list has been growing ever since. We like to do things, build things, try things out.
The most important thing for us was to make No12 feel like a home, not just a nice house. I'm not sure an earth oven would be on everyone's wish list for their house, but for us, we knew we wanted to build one.
If I'm honest, I couldn't quite tell you why...The delicious pizzas and breads you can cook, the slow cooked meats and hours of trialling recipes is quite a draw!
I had no idea what it would involve, the hours, the quantity of materials, the will power, I don't th...
In the Spring I was approached by a group of parents who were looking for cookery workshops for their children. Delighted by the prospect of more children learning how to cook and gaining some life long cookery skills I set about designing a series of cookery classes for the children.
The outcome? A ten week cookery club for the children, with a class for 7-12 year olds and a class for 4-6 year olds.
The children were to work towards gaining their I Can Cook certificate and cookery badge whilst working with us to cook a wide selection of recipes and gain knowledge in basic nutrition and healthy living along with cooking skills. Along with the recipe packs for each week, each child was given a Cooking Learning Journey to rec...