My Mama Cooks

There are few nicer things that the internet has brought than the ability to connect with people regardless of location. I love being able to share the snapshots of our life with you. I am inspired by the creative lives being shared through blogs I read. Along the way I have made a few friends. I have watched people find new outlets and careers through opening the virtual doors to their lives.

I think short of having my own book published there is no greater joy than opening a book one of my friends has worked day and night to produce. I recently opened the My Daddy Cooks cook book and beyond the excitement of seeing my friend’s book was the excitement about the contents. It really is filled with gorgeous family recipes which work for delicious everyday meals. If you want convincing, check out my review on Bambino Goodies.

I have long joked with Nick that I would make a spoof video of Monty and I cooking which often ends with Monty losing his sense of humour: “Me mix it Mama, me MIX IT.” “Don’t put it in the oven, I want it RIGHT NOW.”

Last night we were cooking Savoury Brittany Pancakes from the book and on a whim I asked Mr Kat to get the video camera. Monty helped me while Milla was in charge of filming. A very fun end to a tiring day.

Did you spot Monty nicking fillings while my back was turned? If you want the recipe then you’ll need to buy the book or the ebook where you’ll find it alongside 99 other gems.

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  • Reply Book Review: My Daddy Cooks : Bambino Goodies June 23, 2011 at 2:01 pm

    […] from children as you want. If you want to see Monty and I cooking from the book jump on over to Housewife Confidential where you will find us making a speedy and delicious […]

  • Reply Natalie June 23, 2011 at 2:43 pm

    Excellent video and Monty is hilarious!

    • Reply Kat June 27, 2011 at 10:52 pm

      Thank you, he really loved making it and watching it back even more so.

  • Reply Abby June 23, 2011 at 4:25 pm

    Great video – I loved the part when Monty was like, “I love cheeeese!”. I’ll have to check out that cookbook x

    • Reply Kat June 27, 2011 at 10:54 pm

      That was hilarious – so glad we have it on camera!

  • Reply kat @ slugs June 23, 2011 at 4:57 pm

    I love it!! You guys are brilliant!!

    • Reply Kat June 27, 2011 at 10:59 pm

      Thanks – lost the video of the cake we made for you but this worked so much better. I want a My Georgia Cooks video – that would be brilliant!

  • Reply Laura June 26, 2011 at 4:59 pm

    Lovely lovely video, Monty is clearly a future star – I loved seeing him sneak a bit of mushroom and getting excited by the pancake. Completely don’t blame him…do I have enough eggs to do this for tea?…hmmm. I really enjoy your blog – thanks for sharing so much great stuff, all the best :)

    • Reply Kat June 27, 2011 at 11:01 pm

      Thank you Laura, that’s lovely of you to say so. Hope you did have enough eggs – it is the tea of champions…

  • Reply Bec Metcalf June 26, 2011 at 8:44 pm

    I must get Nicks book. It’s on my to do list and would be so much easier than keep flicking through all the print outs. Great vlog and Monty is scrummy!

    • Reply Kat June 27, 2011 at 11:03 pm

      Could not recommend it more; it is the perfect book for us as a family.

  • Reply Sam June 28, 2011 at 10:37 pm

    They look delicious – and you did a great job of filming while you cook. I’m not nearly as calm and unflappable in the kitchen, especially when the children are about!

    • Reply Kat July 6, 2011 at 1:30 pm

      Not smart enough to do my hair first though :) In all honesty it is rarely that smooth, perhaps I should film us more often!

  • Reply Claire, Cheshire Mum June 29, 2011 at 1:50 am

    I love cheeeeese! I love him! Great video, well done you for finding time to Vlog with your tribe getting hungry too. Cx

    • Reply Kat July 6, 2011 at 1:34 pm

      Thanks! He does love the cheese.

  • Reply Super Kat (@thatkat) (@thatkat) July 26, 2011 at 6:51 pm

    Made @mydaddycooks savoury pancakes with duck eggs this evening – golden yummy!

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