Cheap Days Out – A Rainy Adventure

My daughter has just started school, she has spent pretty much everyday with me for the last four years so it has been really tough for the both of us. There is a silver lining though, I finally get to spend some much needed alone time with my two year old son. It has been amazing bounding with him. We go on play dates with children his age rather than getting dragged along to his big sisters friends, we do arts and crafts, go to soft play, toddler groups and we go on many adventures.

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Cornish Potato Cakes

I usually make these with any leftover mashed potato or if I have a few potatoes left that I have no use for. It is a traditional Cornish recipe, although I have never found any where in Cornwall that makes them so let me know if there is any where!

Makes 12  Costs 7p per potato cake

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Cheese and Bacon 'Cornish' Pasty

Okay so it’s not officially a Cornish pasty because it doesn’t have beef in it  but it’s a pasty made in Cornwall by a Cornish person so that will do! Pasties were a staple diet for tin minners. Eating pasties is as normal to me as eating a sandwich so I eat a lot of them. However, I don’t eat beef so this recipe is a great alternative. I don’t actually make them that much but since I live in the town which was once famous for tin mining, I thought I should put the recipe on here. No pressure!

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Cheese and Bacon ‘Cornish’ Pasty

Okay so it’s not officially a Cornish pasty because it doesn’t have beef in it  but it’s a pasty made in Cornwall by a Cornish person so that will do! Pasties were a staple diet for tin minners. Eating pasties is as normal to me as eating a sandwich so I eat a lot of them. However, I don’t eat beef so this recipe is a great alternative. I don’t actually make them that much but since I live in the town which was once famous for tin mining, I thought I should put the recipe on here. No pressure!

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