Microwave, its a kitchen gadget that we all have but most of us only use it for convenience meals or quickly to heat up leftovers however they do so much more than that.
You know that feeling you get when you are really in the mood for a pudding but can’t be (more…)
Winter has rolled in and now we all turn to warming comfort food as the weather changes.
One thing I love about winter food is how delicious it can be but also the smells that come out of the kitchen as it slowly cooks and fills the house!
There is such a choice (more…)
Kayleigh and Ethan love to be in the kitchen and help to bake/cook so when we received some baking goodies from Bright Horizons childcare in Chesham we couldn’t wait to give one of their recipes a try.
Now my two take after me, they have a sweet tooth so it was always (more…)
Yesterday the sun was shining and for the first time in a long time I actually felt fit enough to be in the kitchen to attempt my bakewell tart as part of the Great Blogger Bake Off.
As with everything at the minute, it takes double the time to do. However it was (more…)
Hooray Great British Bake Off is back!
Along with this comes the Great Blogger Bake Off which is hosted by the lovely Jenny at Mummy Mishaps. Now I love taking part and couldn’t wait to sign up to bake along, I just completely underestimated how much energy the recovery from my operation would (more…)
Coffee is one of Daddy Vs Work’s favourite drinks.
Our house is full of different flavoured nespresso pods of Gourmesso for our coffee machine and it is on daily. What I love about the coffee machine is the fact we don’t need to keep jars of different coffee everywhere! The pods are neatly (more…)
When it comes to baking I am ok, not great but can follow a simple recipe but one thing that has always caused me issues is cookies.
I don’t know what it is about them but they are either under cooked or so over cooked that by the time they’ve cooled they (more…)
If you are like me, Christmas is a time to indulge in some really yummy food and this cake we have for you is just perfect.
It is extracted from Mary Berry’s Absolute Favourites by Mary Berry (BBC Books, hardback £25) and is perfect family night in with your loved ones and (more…)
In this household we go through so much milk in a week, I would say on average at least 12 pints a week between the 4 of us and that’s not including the carton of milk the kids have at school daily.
Since they were little both Kayleigh and Ethan have been (more…)
I was challenged by Tesco to come up with a dish that originates from a country that was in the Rugby World Cup to take part in their #CelebrateTheNations campaign.
Having a look through the countries I decided to go with a recipe inspired by Scotland.
Now not many people know this through (more…)