Post Christmas Pressies

#Christmas #Hidden #Sweets 7th January 2019 I received an extra present yesterday. I’d been wandering what dad was going on about when he mentioned an extra present at the end of Christmas time I’d enjoyed seeing the brightly coloured baubles on the Christmas tree, especially the new larger ones. They were twinkly inside. I justContinue reading “Post Christmas Pressies”

Bag O’Sweets

Open up your bag and round a quarter of sweets for half a pound a drumstick lolly that’s hard to beat lemon drops for a special treat chocolate footballs and fizzy drops the magic candy that fizzes and pops cola bottles and sherbet tubes candied shrimps and pineapple cubes Now , don’t eat them allContinue reading “Bag O’Sweets”


18th August 2018 #chocolate They’re the bits of your favourite chocolate bars that didn’t quite make it past quality control chocolate covered clumped raisins meet up with lumps of honeycomb and those dolly mixtures, that shot past the bag but didn’t hit the factory floor producing a chocolate surprise – white or brown sold inContinue reading “Mis-shapes”

Banana Split

Flavorful Served up in a glass bowl Wonderful fruit combines with frosty ice cream Everyone smiling as the bananas are Enveloped by the Ice cold tastes of strawberry and chocolate and cream Together – as they melt and mingle – they make a heavenly delight

Fudge :)

I. Butter meets pan Sugar melts in butter Both held by cream   II Sweet little cubes settle down in the fridge but don’t set like jelly   III Chocolate, Cherry, Mint Lined up in rows alongside Vanilla Coconut – a favourite   IV cubes of sweetness transported to the tongue heading for hips  


Salford, 28th January 2017 A post for the weekly photo challenge – Repurpose Things reused for not what they were supposed to be… This can be illustrated nicely in my office cum bedroom   Its a Tin, an old biscuit tin….regular readers of my blog might recognise it – but a couple of Christmas’s ago,Continue reading “Repurpose”

Ice-Cream Mix

A piece in response to the daily post prompt Flavor #32 A new flavour for Ice cream ? This is a job for my inner child….if not for letting the younger members of my family loose in the kitchen  to create to their hearts content There’s already so many to choose from, it surprises meContinue reading “Ice-Cream Mix”