I'm 90% sure that April is our most popular birthday month. (Thank God baby G is due in June!) Along with the usual cards and money/gifts I decided I wanted to make some Birthday cupcakes for each person, or for the gathering that we would attend for that person's birthday. Something that was a bit … Continue reading Birthday cupcakes
Does anyone else go through snacks like our family does? It feels like all I hear is "Mummy Nack Nack." I've tried looking into healthy snack ideas and filling him up on fruit and veg but sometimes not only him but I want something a little different. This is where I bought some of the … Continue reading Homemade granola bars
As my baking obsession continues, I have signed up to do a monthly bake box! This is something I found online. Their are a few different subscription baking boxes that I saw and this was by far my favorite. They have so many different versions of the box. I went for the standard box. My … Continue reading My Monthly Bake Box
Okay so I was going to make cider cake but due to time constraints and working a lot I baked a pie instead. With my own created recipe and by god it turned out good. It's possibly one of the best pies I have ever made and it felt only right that I add it … Continue reading Cheese, Gammon, Chicken and veg pie.
Recipe number two of National Bake Week and we have tried the special toad in the hole and it was amazing. A totally great recipe very simple to do and the special-ness is a really great addition! We regularly have toad in the hole but it has never crossed my mind to wrap the sausages … Continue reading Special toad in the hole
Most recently I have discovered the genius that is a slow cooker! I know I'm a bit behind but this is literally world genius! After borrowing Tom's mums I got to work using it, I made slow cooked roast lamb and BBQ pulled pork. They both turned out beautifully! After giving back the slow cooker … Continue reading Slow cooker Tomato Soup
Living with 2 hungry boys can make our food shopping expensive! admittedly one of the boys is still classed as a half pint but by god can he eat! and trying to get the boys to eat something other than crisps, biscuits and sweets is hard! So I try to make healthy things from scratch … Continue reading Cheese and Bacon Quiche