Halloween Baking

So it's half term, yup a whole week off with the kids for Halloween.  Already panicking about what to do to keep them occupied?  How about some fun, quick and easy family baking?  Here are some of my tried and tested recipes and a new one that I picked up from BBC Good Food that … Continue reading Halloween Baking

RECIPE: Chocolate Bark

Definitely one of my quickest and easiest Halloween baking recipes and absolutely perfect for the kids.  The only real adult involvement is the melting of chocolate, then let the kids go wild with the rest.  You can also decide on what ever chocolate or toppings you want, there is no right or wrong, but I … Continue reading RECIPE: Chocolate Bark

Christmas 2014

So I left you guys before Christmas on a low, back then I was feeling really low, but the above quote inspired me.  Alongside reminding myself that everything would be ok, eventually; I also had my amazing friends and family who I spent time with and spoke to, which made for a surprisingly really good … Continue reading Christmas 2014

Buy Local this festive period

Over this festive period I will be posting a few of my wish lists, look carefully and you will spot items from a few of the local small businesses near me.  As you know I like to do what I can to introduce those small and local businesses you may not have heard of before.  … Continue reading Buy Local this festive period

Plant and Play Wildlife Garden

Today both mum and I were off and we took my gorgeous little niece for the day. We thought we would do something different that wouldn't cost a small fortune. Most places to take children are free for under 2's but then the adult prices are ridiculous! Drawing a bit of a blank I asked … Continue reading Plant and Play Wildlife Garden

Let’s go to Lego

Friday night seen me heading to the Titanic Belfast for the Brick City Exhibition. I had seen loads of the cool pics online and had really wanted to go.  I was pleasantly surprised at the prices, £5 per adult, £4 per child and £15 per family.  Ever since I was young I have loved playing with lego, especially … Continue reading Let’s go to Lego

Recap 2013 – Part 4

October seen a lot of baking . . . Charity baking - Marie Curie At home baking and birthday baking Ryan and I had date night and went to see Micky Flannagan - absolutely hilarious!!! Ryan and I developed an addiction to Slim's Kitchen - Healthy food and soooo tastey! Good times with my bestie … Continue reading Recap 2013 – Part 4