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Homemade Ice Cream

Homemade Ice Cream

One of the presents that the girls got for Christmas was an ice cream maker that you need to turn by hand (thank you Dad!)  The girls said they wanted to start an ice cream business when we visited a lovely gelato shop in San Francisco and so this was the start of their business! … Continue reading

Snow cones

I remember reading about snow cones in American books as a child and wondering what they were.  Now we’ve been here a while we know: a bit like a 1980s Slush Puppy – horrible colourings and flavourings included!  The added benefit here is that in some places the snow cones have been made sugar free … Continue reading

San Antonio – the Riverwalk

San Antonio – the Riverwalk

We drove to San Antonio on Friday afternoon for the weekend.  It’s one of the oldest cities in Texas and also one that gets the most visitors every year.  It is very easy to see why. We drove into the hotel and the city looks just like most of the Texan cities we’ve visited – … Continue reading

San Francisco – ice creams and sandcastles

San Francisco – ice creams and sandcastles

Just a quick post with a couple of pictures as I’m supposed to be participating in a teleconference right now…  (It’s 4am here!) Yesterday we went to a massive farmers market in the Ferry Building, right on the Bay front.  The food was fantastic and I just wanted to share a picture of the girls … Continue reading