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Bake: Sam and Phil’s Monthly Cookie Swap – Glazed Lemon Cookies

March has sprung by quicker than a spring hare, so today I decided it was time to put down my knitting a spend a happy afternoon making the latest offering in our series ‘Sam and Phil’s Monthly Cookie Swap’ (before … Continue reading

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Bake: Everything is better with sprinkles

Hey lovely readers! So I feel I should start by saying sorry for being a little AWOL this week. The world got a little bit busy on us, and sadly the blog was the only thing that could be put … Continue reading

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Bake: Garlic Stuffed Focaccia

Well our weekend got off to a bang, quite literally, as our washing machine decided to break rather impressively whilst on a spin cycle, and then decided to go for a run around the kitchen leaving much destruction in it’s wake. Sam … Continue reading

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Bake: New! Sam and Phil’s Monthly Cookie Swap – Crisp and Chewey Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies

Hi everyone, We are stopping by today to share a exciting new project we have been working on over here at cookquiltmakeandbake: the first installment of our new series ‘Sam and Phil’s Monthly Cookie Swap!’ (lol, Ok so the name … Continue reading

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Bake: Almond Iced Buttery Cupcakes

I’ve been worrying slightly of late that food blogging might be bad for my health (well, I say worry, it was maybe for about 30 seconds). I figured that the act of blogging has encouraged a dramatic increase in the … Continue reading

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Cook: Smoked Haddock Chowder (Cullen Skink) with Honey Oat Bread

Happy Burns night to you all, the night of the year when Scotland celebrates the birthday of its very favourite poet Robert Burns. He arrived to the world on the 25th of January 1759 (or so says Wikipedia :D) and … Continue reading

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Life: Busy Weekends

Just occasionally, even the best laid plans can get foiled.  Just occasionally, you start the weekend with earnest intentions to blog about sesame chicken, because Monday is Chinese New Year. But then weekend things happen (normal weekend things that you … Continue reading

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