Chocolate Chips

Howdy Peeps! Need a chocolate fix? Several of my notifications this week have involved the words 'chocolate chips' (can you see why I love following these people?) so I thought I'd share: Firstly there are these Banana Choc Chip Muffins on What's For Dinner Moms? That look scrummy and easy to make. Secondly, how about a choc [...]


Travel With Kids

Morning Peeps! Firstly, apologies for the 2 blogless days this week...had a major toothache, but better now, so you're stuck with me again. 😉 Wanted to offer some tips today for travelling with the kiddos. So let's go: Keep an Emergency Kit in the car. First Aid bits, water (can be used for the car washer/cooling [...]

New Year’s Party Food

Happy New Year's Eve-Eve Peeps! Thought I'd write this today, so if you see anything you want to make, you have time to shop for ingredients 🙂 So here are some party food ideas from some fabulous bloggers...and from little ol' me 😉 There are some gorgeous nibbles over on Dora Cherry Pie's blog and Megan [...]

An Idiots Guide To Cheese Straws

Morning Peeps! Thought I'd share this recipe with you this morning; they're ridiculously easy and cheap to make, great for parties and there are so many variations to have fun with, enjoy! Ingredients: 8oz/200g Self-Raising Flour 4oz/100g Margarine (or softened butter) 6oz/150g Grated Cheese (good stuff with a tang like mature cheddar or red Leicester) 2 Eggs pinch [...]

After School Snacks

Hi-diddly-ho peeps! So it's back to school day in our house and I haven't shared a recipe in a while, so I splodged the two topics together for this fun post... happy reading (and subsequent munching)! 🙂 Pitta Bread: So easy and presents numerous options...the quickest is to fill them with ham, cheese and ketchup and [...]

Snacks, Treats and Light Bites

Morning Peeps! A few quick 'recipes' if I can even call some of them that! These are my favourite super-easy snacks and light lunches (some are healthier than others though!) Fruit n Egg: One toasted teacake (or 2 slices fruit bread toasted) with butter, topped with scrambled egg and served with orange juice (Vitamin C [...]

Guacamole and Tortilla Chips

I'm relatively new to avocado, since doing The Daniel Plan at the start of 2016, but I'm a complete convert! I love it and making my own guacamole to keep in the fridge (2-3 days covered) gives a taste of avocado goodness without all the time-consuming prep... This recipe fills a dessert bowl (2 good servings [...]