We recently worked with Skibz on a post about the best baby products on the market and they do have a great selection out there so they are the perfect company to bring one of our lucky readers a great prize for our little one.
Now I have a shiny new mixer, I’m even more determined to get in the kitchen and baking. I’m not the worlds greatest cook but I’m willing to give it a go and any
sucessful tasty recipes we make will be shared on the blog.
There is no where better to start (more…)
One thing I don’t get to do often due to work is watch daytime tv however this morning I managed to catch a bit of a debate on Good Morning Briton about a little 6 year old who had her spicy sausage snack (think we all know they mean peperami!) confiscated (more…)
When your busy and rushing to get something to eat its so easy to grab something unhealthy or take away to fill the gap.
However dinner times don’t have to take a long time to cook or overly complicated, in fact sometimes the simplest meals are the tastiest.
Vlogging sisters, Crumbs Food have (more…)
Making time for “couple” time can be hard when you have kids as there is always something going on and I can guarantee the night you plan to do something together one of the kids ends up ill (like chicken pox!).
So for us spending time together usually means catching up with (more…)
Today is the day we are all sitting around feeling a little bit on the podgy side after eating far too much food over the last couple of day and wanting to cook something really simple for dinner using up the last of the food from Christmas day.
This recipe is really (more…)
Following on from our previous recipe for chocolate Truffles from Waitrose recipe we then decided to make some easy festive shortbreads.
This recipe is easy to do and one that the kids will love, not to mention yummy!
- 125g butter
- 55g caster sugar, plus extra to finish
- 180g plain flour
- 1tsp vanilla Extract
- Heat the oven to 190c.
- Beat (more…)
Recently we were asked to do a bit of baking in the run up to Christmas by Waitrose.
So after a quick discussion we decided we’d start of with an easy recipe of their site. The Christmas chocolate truffles sound and looked yummy, plus they looked super easy. Perfect for baking with (more…)
This year was the first year that Kayeigh and Ethan had really got into Halloween and with them both making more friends we decided to take the chance of having a bit of a Halloween themed fancy dress lunch on the Saturday.
After pinning way too many things that were above my (more…)
This is probably a classic for most and is the perfect end to a weekend or for a pick me up cold after lunch during the week!
I find this recipe fairly easy to follow and delicious, happy baking:
Shortcrust Pastry –
- 225g Plain Flour
- 125g Butter
- Pinch of salt
- 3-4 tbs cold water
- 3 (more…)