Father's Day

Happy Father's Day for yesterday to the fathers in my life. My dad, my dad-in-law and my wonderful husband. You're the best set of dads anyone could ever wish for.


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I made Aaron waffles and fresh coffee for breakfast on behalf of the kids who of course had no idea what was going on - but they enjoyed the waffles anyway.
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As well as waffle making there's been some bunny making.
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I made this for a little friend who was celebrating her first birthday on Saturday. I forgot to take any pictures of it so I snapped this one in the car on the way there. I have two more half completed - one for Isla and one for the shop, so I will take some better photos of them later.

Today it is rainy and cold again, what happened to my Spring! So we've made banana muffins and hung out inside.
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I can't remember where I got this recipe from, I found it on a scrap of paper during another spring cleaning bout in the weekend. They are really tasty and a bit healthier than some of the cookies I've been making lately.
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:: Banana nut muffins ::
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1 1/2 cups wholemeal flour
1/2 cup sugar
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
3/4 cup ground flaxseed or oat bran (I did half of each)
1/2 cup chopped walnuts (I did raisins so Isla would be happy eating them)
2 mashed bananas
1/3 cup olive oil
1 tsp vanilla extract
2/3 cup milk
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Mix the dry ingredients together then add the mixed wet ingredients stirring until just blended, don't over mix. Then bake at 180 c until golden and when you push on the top they bounce back - about 15 mins.

4 comments

busygnomes said...
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busygnomes said...

the waffles look yum, have you a heart shaped waffle iron? Is it old?.The rabbit is just gorgeous what a lovely present to give. Alice will be one this month, it breaks my heart!I wish it would take two years before their one.

charlotte said...

that is one very cute bunny!

徵信社 said...

I love it! Very creative!That's actually really cool.
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