lifestyle · parenting

A summer to remember.

Someone told me that I will remember this summer for the rest of my life. "You only get one season with a baby, and just a few years with a toddler. Before you know it, you're back at work paying the bills. You end up missing so much of the good stuff; milestones pass you… Continue reading A summer to remember.

Desserts and Sweets · Recipes

Blueberry and Lime Sponge Cake

A lovely blueberry and lime sponge that is super quick and easy to make.

Recipes · Starters and Soups

Slow Cooker Tomato and Roasted Red Pepper Soup With Cheesy Meatballs.

In all honesty this was purely designed as a throw everything in the slow cooker and save myself having to use the stove the day after having some epileptic seizures. The joys of being disabled.... This is a soup that I make quite often for four very simple reasons: It's really easy and if you've… Continue reading Slow Cooker Tomato and Roasted Red Pepper Soup With Cheesy Meatballs.

Cooking/Baking · Drinks · Uncategorized

Malibu, Chocolate and Tropical Fruits Smoothie.

A delightfully simple drink with Tropical fruit and Rum.

Desserts and Sweets · Recipes

Summer fruits upside down cake.

This is so simple to do and is an ideal summer desert. Buttery, moist with a slight tang from the fruit. Ingredients: Base: 360g frozen mixed summer fruits 40g icing sugar Sponge: 110g sugar 110g softened unsalted butter 110g Self raising flour 2 medium eggs 1tsp vanilla essence Method: Place 360g of frozen mixed summer… Continue reading Summer fruits upside down cake.