Matilda-Themed Cupcakes

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“Never do anything by halves if you want to get away with it. Be outrageous. Go the whole hog. Make sure everything you do is so completely crazy it’s unbelievable.”

– Matilda, By Roald Dahl

Everyone who reads a Roald Dahl book falls instantly in love with his writing. Fact. We grew up adoring his books and remember them with happy nostalgia. So we were very happy when we were asked to take part in the Matilda Bake Off Competition with some tickets for Matilda the Musical in London. Roald Dahl plus Tim Minchin (who wrote the show) is a mix of wonderful medicine that George himself would be proud of.

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Jeeves & Wooster – Brighton Theatre Review

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What ho! Last night we left the Little Buttons tucked up in their cots, with Dads on babysitting duties, and headed to the Theatre Royal, Brighton, for the opening night of Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense. The play is an adaptation of P G Wodehouse’s book The Code of the Woosters. Being a fan of the books and the ITV adaptation starring Hugh Laurie and Stephen Fry it was exciting to see how it could be brought to life in Brighton.

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