Tag: toddler

Annie’s Little Kitchen! – Children Cooking Classes

Annie’s Little Kitchen! – Children Cooking Classes

Children love to cook. To help out, to copy what adults do. It’s never too early to learn to cook and it is as valuable a skill as swimming (if not more, since you need to eat 3 times a day!). In Annie’s Little Kitchen…

Jam tarts by a 3 year-old

Jam tarts by a 3 year-old

After the Jubilee bank holiday we’re all feeling a bit worse for wear… James acquired a bad back (from doing what I do not know!), I’m more tired than ever, and Ashleigh had been going to bed late every single night. So on a whim…

Millets Farm Visit

Millets Farm Visit

We were lucky enough to be invited to test run Millets Farm’s Maze! So last Saturday we visited the best farm I’ve ever been in this country. We were greeted by Helen and Hallane in a blogger’s gazebo, (we were super late as I made…

Baking with Ashleigh – Lemon cupcakes

Baking with Ashleigh – Lemon cupcakes

Ashleigh’s been helping out in the kitchen for ages now, although his main job is still passing ingredients and stirring, he certainly stepped up and started demanding certain dishes to be cooked. (mostly chocolate cake and pancake…) Today we made some very simple lemon cupcakes.…

My first all inclusive beach holiday in Algarve

My first all inclusive beach holiday in Algarve

I was always sceptical about all inclusive holidays… of people sitting round the pool stuffing their faces with sausages, drinking booze all day and be drunk at 10 in the morning… it just puts me off. I get bored easily, I can’t sit at the…

Tomberries (conberries?)

Tomberries (conberries?)

Just having a fridge clear out, throwing the odd wiltering cucumber, limb salad leaves away when I saw this: Yes they are called Tomberries, although I’m not sure if it is a proper name… probably like Munchkins (small pumpkins) that nobody knows what it is…

Banana and Coconut Loaf

Banana and Coconut Loaf

Ashleigh’s gone to bed. James putting things on eBay. It’s 2 o’clock and all these surely means I have to make a tea time treat! We have lots of bananas left in the fruit bowl due to Ash’s demand for them, so banana cake is…