When I am my foulest, most screamy self, I forget just how easy it is to please my boys. Behold the favourite dessert of the moment:
Mandarin orange segments straight from the tin, suspended in lurid tangerine jelly.
"Oh Mummy - posh jellies!"
Sometimes, I am just so classy.
Oh and you know Martha's top idea for leaves dipped in wax - if you were thinking of trying it, you may want to reconsider. After a week and a half, ours have turned black and started to go stinky. Not really the aspect of autumn I was hoping to capture.