Introduction Slimey putty! The slime connoisseurs amongst you (or amongst your children anyway!) may argue that this is not quite slimey enough. But it’s pretty close and it doesn’t require Borax and/or Boric Acid which has had quite a bit of bad press lately. It was the boys’ […]
Introduction The boys have been doing some work on values at school and I want to tap into their evident enthusiasm (my biggest brought home his work AND about six other children’s discarded work, to save it from the bin as the values are “so important”). Sometimes it […]
Introduction A refined sugar free Victoria Sandwich has to be a good thing surely? I may already have told you that I think Mary Berry is fab; indeed you may have tried my sugar swapped Mary Berry biscuits. This fabness coupled with the boys’ current Victoria Sandwich obsession, […]
12 ways to positively and happily redirect your children.
“I’m sure it won’t be what we think?” Eh??? We??? That was my (cheeky) friend’s take on our holiday! 🤷♀️💁🏻♀️😳 She never did say what “we” think!!! Tbf I probably have had similar ideas to the ones she was alluding to; we all watched Hi-de-hi afterall! But we’ve […]
The Potato A post written about 3/4 years ago when my boys were both babies 👶 👶❤️❤️ I wasn’t sure why everyone was smiling so much at Middlest as I pushed him around the supermarket. Obviously I think he is cute but people seemed instantly taken with him. […]
A fun talking activity for children to help you find out all about their day!
A short post written around four years ago about self care and life with two little boys / babies 18 months apart.
Keep reading for a bit of background or keep scrolling for the recipe for this gluten free sweet potato pastry! That is vegan too! The pastry is quite fragile especially if using a frozen batch. Skip to this dairy free sweet potato pastry if flour is not a […]
These biscuits started life as a Mary Berry recipe – I’ve swapped in sweet potato, coconut oil, apple sauce, maple syrup and ground almonds. The butter and refined sugar have been binned. Interested? I would LOVE to know what you think 🙂