Strawberries & Fresh Cream Cake

Strawberries & Fresh Cream Cake

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Strawberries are such a staple summer fruit in this country aren’t they? They symbolise all that is good about this country I think. Our happy summer days (even if they are not as sunny and warm as we would like), Wimbledon which always brings our country together, picnics , and, of course desserts!!!!

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Swimming Shorts for Kids this Summer

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The spring like weather that we have been experiencing recently, in between the wet and colder days!, has got me thinking ahead to those hazy summer days, and I have been day dreaming about trips to the beach with the boys and friends. It is funny how just a little bit of warm sunshine on your face can conjure up a little excitement about the months ahead.

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Curried Veggie Bean Burgers

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With the summer here at last, it is the perfect excuse to get the BBQ out, and enjoy some al fresco dinning with your friends and family. As much as it is easy to bung some bangers and burgers on the grill, it is also nice to get creative and make some tasty BBQ food which is that little bit different to the BBQ norm.

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Strawberries & Cream Pinata Cake

Strawberries & Cream Pinata Cake

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I love this time of year because not only is it almost my birthday (which I do look forward to, until I remember how old I am going to be!), the weather is warming up and the nights are longer, but British strawberries are back and in season!!! I do find it amazing that we can now buy them all year round, via importing them from warmer climates, but you cannot beat a juicy, sweet British grown strawberry (in my opinion!).

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