Easter – What Would You Do Differently?

Now that Easter is done and dusted for another year I’ve had a little look back and thought about what I would have liked to do differently. We couldn’t really help being poorly the week before but it meant easter really snuck up on us, we have nothing prepared and I didn’t really look to […]

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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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Is Your Toddler A Fussy Eater?

Toddlers generally tend to go through the fussy eating stage. How severe (for want of a better word) that fussiness may be varies. Amelia was good as gold and would try anything I would give her but her fussy stage was the refusal to be fed by anyone other than herself which meant most things […]

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Amelia’s Healthy Lunches

Lunch time is such an import meal and I aim for these to be as healthy as possible for my growing toddler. Being pretty unhealthy myself with the lack of fruit in my diet means I really push for Amelia to always have a nice big amount of it at meal times. I really love […]

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Homemade Toad In The Hole

I really love home baking, but this time I thought I would give some cooking a go rather than using store bought meals or meals that require minimal energy. I’ve decided to start on a yummy and very simple Toad In The Hole recipe. This recipe serves 4. Ingredients 8/10 pork sausages 1 tbsp vegetable […]

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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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