A saucy post today…

sauces

Tomato Sauce (ketchup) and Hot Chili Sauce, and a few tips for bottling…

My kids drown everything I make in tomato sauce (ketchup). I make awesome roast potatoes, seriously, they are fantastic, and what is the first thing that happens to them? Tomato sauce. Argh! Continue reading

Sausage rolls and carrot cake

I’ve noticed lately that my kids seem to be given a lot of lollies and chocolates at school. They won table points, here’s a lollipop. It’s someone’s birthday, here’s a freddo. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not completely opposed to sugar, I just try to limit how much my kids eat it, and also, make sure that if they are having treats, that they are perhaps home cooked cake or a reasonable quality chocolate. Yesterday my kids had a market day at school, and although I asked them not to buy too much junk food, of course, they loaded up on toffees, smarties, mixed lollies and cakes. I probably would have done the same at their age. >