Month: August 2013

Till 2 O’clock

So Cams big day has arrived, today he is going over to Joshs’ house to play at 2 o’clock – and stay for tea! He is so excited already, I just hope he is ok for it given his distinct lack of sleep so far in the summer holidays. He is irritable and tired, so…

Cub / Beavers Camp

Typical!!!  I have been looking forward to our holiday away for ages (well perhaps not longer than a month as its a sun holiday one and so booked in July) it will be 2 weeks away in a caravan 2 x sun holidays ones booked back to back, time to just relax and not worry…

More Conversions

Thought I’d do a few more conversion tables today, so the next ingredient to convert is Oats – as it turns out I only use Oats once in my book so I am not doing a whole table.  I use 9oz of Oats which converts to 1.75 cups which is 1¾ Cups. The next ingredient to…

Help! Cooking advice needed…

I need some advice from anyone who cooks/bakes cakes in the US please!  I am in the process of converting my cookery book “Oh My God It’s Cake” from weight measurements for Europe to cup measurements for the US. So far I have put together (using an online conversion calculator) tables of conversions from ounces…

Shopping With The Kids

Well kid, not kids, just me and Cam went shopping for his beavers top, and surprisingly we had a lovely time! Makes a real difference just having one of them with you instead of both.  We got him brand new t-shirt and jumper for beavers at John Lewis, and he enjoyed trying it on for…