Saturday was Ma Stitches-in-law’s birthday and we celebrated at home.

I made garlic foccacia, spaghetti tetrazzini and apple cinnamon cake.

A good time was had by all.  And I tried to get a good photo to share…I really did.  But everyone insisted on gurning to the camera

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and you know as well as I do that being late posting about your mother-in-law-to-be’s birthday is one thing, posting a less than flattering photo is a completely different kettle of fish.

So, Happy Birthday Beth, and here’s a favourite photo of you that I’m sure you’ll be happy to share