Good Eats

Chocolate Covered Apples

I love halloween! It’s THE holiday that really divides folks here in the UK.  I hear a lot of snarky comments about the holiday and people really do appear to hate it.   I get it really. It’s an imported…

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American Holidays

Happy Halloween and a competition!

I hope everyone has a safe and chocolate filled Halloween!  For the first time ever Squidge was dressed in the “English” way. In the US we dress up as anything we like. Bags of M&M’s, bottles of Jack Daniel’s, princesses…

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American Holidays

Halloween 2010

It’s during Halloween that I miss being in the US the most.  Although some Brits do Halloween most don’t.  Most Brits in fact HATE Halloween and I’m bombarded by snippy little comments.  I try not to take them to heart…

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American Holidays

the one with the picking of the …

Every year around mid October I start researching pumpkin picking in Cheshire.  Every year I get my hopes up only for them to be cruelly dashed.  This year my hopes were up and happily the new farm we found was…

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