Halloween Half-Term Bucket & Spade List!

Half-term in our house doesn’t mean any changes to our week as neither Amelia or Max go to school or nursery. However since we’re coming up to Halloween and my youngest brother has broken up for school (Uncle James is 10) I’ve decided to make the most of them having a playmate and have a […]

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Chicken & Bacon Pie Recipe

Living with someone that doesnt eat veg, pasta, rice – any of the simple meals! – which means all we really eat is some kind of meat and chips or a roast! Of course it’s lovely but it’s nice to have a change so I thought why not try making a pie! Ingredients: 4 tbsp […]

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12 Days Of Homemade Christmas

Since we now only have 1 month (1 month?!!) left until Christmas I have been getting a few things ready gift wise for family and friends. Jack, Amelia and Max are basically sorted so now I have plenty of time to be focusing on the rest of the family. In an attempt to keep costs […]

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Owl Cake Baking With Stork

When on a little shopping trip to Iceland last week, we stumbled across something pretty awesome (I think so anyway!) This little package from Stork was only £2 in Iceland! You get 2x 500g stork tubs, a baking tin and a great recipe card to make this amazing owl cake! On Sunday we were having […]

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Halloween Cupcakes

We’re making our way through the Autumn Bucket List and this time we’re sharing our Halloween Cupcakes! I haven’t done much baking for a while since Max was born so it was fun getting back into it with a nice themed bake. Amelia is a bit older now so thought it would be really fun having […]

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No Churn Vanilla Ice Cream

So today I have decided to hop on the no-churn band wagon and give homemade ice cream a go! To keep things simple I’m starting off with a simple Vanilla flavour. he original recipe stated to se half a can of condensed milk but i didnt want to waste the other half as i had […]

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Chocolate Button Sponge Cake

When you feel like chocolate cake… Bake! All last week I was really feeling like some chocolate cake so I finally gave in and decided to do some baking! This cake is really tasty and I used the same chocolate sponge recipe that I made Amelia’s birthday cake with (here) For The Cake: (Per 20cm […]

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Tasty Tuesday Vanilla Cupcakes

Vanilla cupcakes are one of my favourite things to bake, so yesterday whilst Amelia napped I decided to do some baking with some pretty piped icing to decorate. Ingredients 90g self-raising flour 90g caster sugar 90g soft margarine 2 medium eggs 1/2 teaspoon vanilla essence Method Preheat the oven to 190C/375F/Gas mark 5 and line a […]

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Easter Creme Egg Brownies

Whilst flicking through the recent Asda Good Living magazine I found this recipe called ‘Oozy Chocolate Egg Brownies’. As a big brownie and baking lover, I was keen to give this a go! Easter has passed but it wasn’t that long ago and I didn’t get the chance to make many Easter recipes due to […]

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