After another cold and slightly damp weekend, and a rough time with our toddler, I decided a sweet evening treat was definitely needed for me and the hubby. I really enjoyed making meringue last week and I wanted to give it another go. So, I had a look through my cupcake recipe book and decided… Continue reading Lemon Meringue Cupcakes
After 14 weeks in the conveyancing process, we finally moved into our new family home 8 days after the arrival of our second daughter. Here are my top tips, if you’re crazy enough to move with a Toddler and a Newborn. Don’t do it- No seriously, if you can avoid it, then just don’t… Continue reading Moving with a Toddler and a Newborn
So this week I set myself quite a challenge! Feeding five adults and a toddler completing from scratch, nothing allowed from the freezer or jars. We had my parents to stay for the weekend so this was the perfect opportunity for me to test out my cooking skills….. on mass!! I know feeding five adults… Continue reading Yummy Food for Five
I was hoping to update you all on my weekly blog challenge today, but like everything else today, it hasn’t gone quite to plan. Today started as any other day, Allana and Willow woke up and the three of us enjoyed cuddles in bed, CBeebies in the background, whilst tiny tot had her first feed and… Continue reading One of ‘Those’ Days
The past few weekends have been cold, wet and windy and leaving the house really hasn’t felt like a fun or sensible idea. Instead they have been weekends of cuddles on the sofa with Disney films and blankets. But, by some sort of miracle, today, the rain had gone on its merry way and although the sun hadn’t… Continue reading Mud, Mud, Glorious Mud
Just a few days before our little Allana arrived I had a major panic when I realised that firstly the changing bag I had for Willow was going to be far too small to carry both baby and toddler items. Secondly, I realised that as we were literally days away from moving house, I had… Continue reading The Love Affair with my Jujube BFF
Our toddler Willow had always been brilliant at going to bed, bedtime was always a dream, until last summer when she suddenly decided that she no longer loved going to bed. We hadn’t changed her routine, we were taking her to bed at the same time and doing everything in the same way but… Continue reading Why won’t she sleep?