baking

Easy cheese straws recipe, back to school healthy snacks and drinks

No fuss cheese straws: a quick and simple recipe

I got the urge to bake last weekend. I’m not the world’s best chef, but I do like to try my hand at cooking and creating recipes when I can. It’s

Easter egg cake pops
Food and drink

Spring into Easter – cake pop style!

What comes to mind when you think of spring? For me, it’s epitomised by Easter – the clocks have gone forward, the nights are lighter and the temperature has started

Fruity muesli breakfast muffins
Food and drink

Fruity muesli breakfast cakes

An easy treat ideal for breakfast in bed this Mother’s Day. My confidence in the kitchen has been growing recently (over the last couple of months I’ve made iced shortbread biscuits,

Chocolate cake pops with mini Smarties
Food and drink

Chocolate cake pops with mini smarties

Bite-sized indulgence on a stick. With my son’s birthday just around the corner, I’ve been in a bit of a quandary. What type of birthday cake do you buy/make for

iced shortbread biscuits, recipe
Food and drink

Delicious iced shortbread biscuits

A real family favourite recipe. I’ve been in a real baking mood recently. It’s been a combination of a certain little girl turning 5-years-old and being at home during the school

Make your money go further during the school holidays with voucher codes
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Making your money go further during school holidays

How far does your money stretch when keeping your children entertained during the school holidays? I think there’s a period over the summer that makes more or less every parent

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Two sleeps 'til Santa

I was all prepared for a bout of mince pie making this week. I thought it’d be a lovely idea to do some home baking with Olivia. My husband however,