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*Review* Nostalgia Electrics Double Ice Cream Maker
As our summer holiday started, we were challenged by Find Me A Gift to make homemade ice cream as a family. As you can imagine, this was the best challenge ever for two children. Especially with the heat wave that...
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Our weekly meal plan – 17/09/18
Welcome back to another meal plan! The weeks are flying by so quick this seems to be the main post I seem to be writing at the minute as I struggle to keep up. Although last weeks meal plan didn't...
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Our week in one picture – 16/09/18
Another week of school complete however the reality of being back is hitting! The kids have found the routine of getting up and ready a bit tougher this week and seem to think they know best with the go straight...
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Our weekly meal plan – 10/09/18
Good morning and welcome back to this weeks meal plan. I think by now most of the schools are back for the new year and I hope it is not been too stressful! I'm back at work now and the...
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Our week in one picture – 09/09/18
It was back to school and back to routine for us this week. Although we've not really been lying in during the holidays, getting up and moving to be out of the house on time is a bit different. It...
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My Likes & Loves: August 2018
Just like that August has flown by and now we are on the way towards my favourite time of the year. It really is a case this year if you blink you miss it as the time is just flying...
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Our weekly meal plan – 03/09/18
Good morning and welcome to our first meal plan of September! I'm back to work today after 6 weeks off in the summer holidays and I know this week is going to be a real struggle. Firstly work is going...
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Our week in one picture – 02/09/18
Our last week off before our return to routine, time to take a break from everything and just enjoy the great outdoors.
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Last minute back to school checklist
It's the last week of the school holidays for us here, the final countdown has begun. It is also likely to be the busiest time in shops whilst parents rush around to get the last minute bits that you need....
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Our weekly meal plan – 27/08/18
Welcome back to another meal plan and our last one before the new school year starts! Where have the past 5 weeks gone? They seem to have flown by. This week we are getting ready for the return to school...
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Summer picnics in style with The Basket Company
Summer is still hanging on here, it may not be hot like early in the summer but perfect weather for getting out and about enjoying the great outdoors with summer picnics. We love working with The Basket Company and when...
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Our latest recipes

Cherry Brownies
I love cherries and I also love chocolate, so these cherry brownies were always going to go down well in our household! It is currently...
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Homemade baked doughnuts in less than 10 minutes!
There is something about the smell of fresh doughnuts cooking, you know the ones at fairs and events that you can smell from miles away....
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Easy beef stew in the slow cooker
With the cold weather sticking around I have been trying to use our slow cooker a bit more to try and make hearty meals the...
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Spicy tomato mackerel and couscous salad with Princes
As part of our collaboration with Princes they challenged me to come up with a dish using their tinned mackerel. The challenge was simple, no...
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Moroccan Mackerel Rice with Princes
I am very excited to be collaborating with Princes on a couple of recipes which we are starting with the recreation of this Moroccan mackerel...
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Delicious double chocolate chip cookies
I was very fortunate to be sent two Master Class Artesà Mini Gratin Dish from Silver Mushroom to use in a recipe of my choice...
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Easy to make flapjacks
In a bid to help cut our outgoings when it comes to our food we are starting to make our own snacks, using up ingredients...
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Sausage stew – simple family favourite
In a bid to cut our outgoings we are working our way through the contents of our freezer and trying to use up some of...
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