• Hedgehog birthday cake

    Delicious Hedgehog Birthday Cake

    When I became a Mummy, I decided (against my better judgement) that I should make all of my Bean’s birthday cakes until they asked me not to. Now I love baking and have done so since I was a teenager and I enjoy baking with the Beans but decorating cakes really isn’t my forte. I […]

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  • Halloween Chocolate Cake

    A Halloween inspired chocolate-orange cake . . .

    Looking out of the window today it’s wet, miserable and grey but I don’t care because I’m snuggled up inside, cosy and warm and I have this just calling out my name . . . We had a pretty quiet weekend in comparison to most we have had recently. Yesterday Little Bean and I popped […]

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  • Jam Recipes

    A sticky situation: Making Jam!

    As much as I hate cooking, I LOVE baking and dabbling with the ‘sweet stuff’. One thing I have always fancied having a go at myself but had never got around to was making Jam. On Sunday, Beanie Boy’s birthday of all days, I finally found the time to give it a whirl. I had […]

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  • #kidsinthekitchen

    #kidsinthekitchen Activities – Week 4

    Well this is your last installment of #kidsinthekitchen activities so I hope you have enjoyed them? Have you managed to do all of them? I’d love to know what you think? Oooh we do lots of baking so I definitely think this is something we can try. Little Bean and Beanie Boy have both actually […]

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  • #kidsinthekitchen

    #kidsinthekitchen Activities – Week 3

    Are you hanging in there, you’re nearly half way through the holidays already. How many of last week’s #kidsinthekitchen activities did you manage to do? Here’s a few more for this week . . . I think this will have to be an activity for when Jelly Bean is in bed or he will be […]

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