Tagged with Cadbury

We’ve been in Houston 1 whole year

This time last year we left our house in Reading early in the morning, when it was still dark, having said goodbye to our friends and family during the previous week.   I cried all the way to the airport, at the airport and on the plane!  The plane left for Houston at 10.25am on 24th … Continue reading

Cookie cakes

Cookie cakes

  It’s the Big One’s birthday at the beginning of September and she’ll be in  school on the actual day. This means I need to navigate American birthday traditions. At home in the UK, the girls have taken small packets of Cadburys chocolate buttons in to school for each of their classmates.  Here they need … Continue reading

It’s windy here…

It’s windy here…

It doesn’t look that windy – a bit breezy maybe and the trees are certainly moving about in the wild patch behind our garden. But not windy enough to do this surely: The heavy metal base the umbrella was in has moved off the patio into the middle of the grass too.  It took all … Continue reading

Chocolate digestives and carousels are lovely

Well, I probably didn’t have to tell you that but McVities chocolate digestives are particularly lovely when you know they are rare! I am gradually identifying shops that have some British treats in. So far I have found the aforementioned biscuits, something which is quite like a jaffa cake and Green and Blacks chocolate (thank … Continue reading