Last Sunday, I was supposed to be doing my research thesis for my Masters degree.  I was supposed to bake a cake containing dates to feature on my friend Katie’s blog (check out her Sweet Rustic blog here). I was also supposed to do a budget for the next 12 months.

Instead, the jar of dates I had mysteriously disappeared, my budget is boring and I’m procrastinating writing my thesis.  Therefore, I decided to make stroganoff and write about it.  Sound good?  Did to me too! (more…)


Let me set the scene…

Last weekend I was sick.  Couldn’t get out of bed sick.  It was awful.  However I promised to bake the wonderful Matt some banana bread for his breakfast this week.  Being sick, I refrained from doing this (snot in the batter – how delightful!).  So I promised on Monday night that I would bake it on Tuesday evening.  I even took the bananas out of the freezer early and everything.  I was all set.  Until… (more…)