Browsing Category

Food

  • Pancake Day with Num Noms
    Food

    Pancake Day with Num Noms

    One morning not so long ago, I took CM to a birthday party. For some reason I was expecting to stay so I found myself at a loss to know what…

  • Fruit spiralizer recipe
    Food

    Recipe: Spiralized fruit salad

    I’ve been fortunate with the boys. Both eat a wide-ranging diet, both enjoying a wide range of fruit and vegetables. Even when they boldly tell me they don’t like something (most…

  • The signature collection Classic at McDonald's
    Food

    What’s happened to McDonald’s?

    My children love McDonald’s, it’s their idea of a treat. One which they save up for through good behaviour – you can imagine how difficult that might be for five-year old…

  • Enjoying Popcorn inspired S'mores
    Food, Review

    Popcorn inspired S’mores with Butterkist

    When Butterkist offered to send us popcorn to inspire some recipes with our little people in mind we reached straight for their second favourite cinema snack as an accompaniment – marshmallows.…

  • Raspberry & Prosecco Mousse Cake
    Food, Review

    Raspberry & Prosecco Mousse Cake Recipe

    I’ve decided to call this week’s Great Bloggers Bake Off recipe a Raspberry & Prosecco Mousse Cake. I thought about replacing cake with mess. But it tasted good (that’ll be the Prosecco).…

  • Food

    Chocolate Babka Couronne

    I have wanted to make Chocolate Babka for some long, I wanted to attempt my own chocolate spread and I know chocolate Babka is a thing of beauty. This week’s Great…

  • Eating a Pokemon Iced biscuit
    Food

    Pokemon Iced Biscuit Recipe – GBBO

    I’m learning my lesson with the Great British Bake Off – watch the episode before completing the bake. Fortunately no-one asked Mary Berry this week about using pre-made fondant icing. I…

  • Fresh Blackberry and Almond Muffins
    Family, Food

    Blackberry & Almond Bake Recipes

    Whilst my children don’t seem to be able to tell the time or know what day it is, when it comes to blackberry picking they seem to have an inbuilt calendar.…