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 🙂
This self esteem talking activity for children proved to be just what we needed to get them talking (and to bed quicker!). My middlest has been a bit fascinated with paper folding lately (read I keep getting pelted with aeroplanes). I’ve been wondering why they only want to […]
A self esteem boosting activity for children (also a great distraction technique for getting them in the car quickly and fuss free!)
Background These lego activities provide a perfect educational wind down. Lego and Duplo are always out in our house, so I was very excited to see some cool ideas for lego play, on the lovely @fledglingflamingos Instagram page. The boys were delighted (and a bit perplexed it has […]
A short post with a positive message that helps me when parenting feels hard!
Fancy swapping butter for some potato? You what love?
When you need the Elephant’s Foot This is my favourite mantra! A very wise friend once told me that if you feel overwhelmed you should think of just the elephant’s foot, not the whole elephant. Bear with me – I really believe that this could become your favourite […]
A take on sharing over social media.