Chocolate Chip & Orange Blossom Wholewheat Pancakes

Wholewheat Pancakes with Chocolate Chips & Orange Blossom – Secret Recipe Club

How have I never made Chocolate Chip Pancakes before? Such a simple idea, easy & quick to make but really tasty! Its Secret Recipe Club time again – That last month just flew by. This month I was paired up with Elizabeth from Food Ramblings – A blogger who seems to love food and yarn more »

Interplay Snow Flake Jewellery Craft Set Giveaway

Interplay Snow Flake Charm Jewellery Review and Giveaway

Where did my baby go? One minute she was a pre-schooler depending on me for everything, the next she is sat making jewellery and doing a pretty good job of it! Its always a gamble trying toy sets – particularly ones that could result in a lot of hard work like jewellery making – We more »

Mississippi Mud Pie Cake Bake of the Week

Mississippi Mud Cake with Raspberry Italian Meringue Buttercream – Bake of the Week

I’ve got a special bake for you this week – The past few Bakes of the Week have been quick, easy bakes – Tasty and handy to know but not exactly WOW! Well look no further, here’s full baking luxury for you – and its residing in my fridge! Mr C has just described it more »

Canvas Pretty Green

Pretty Green Photography meets The Costellos

I want to tell you about a brilliant business local to us in St Helens, Pretty Green Photography. St Helens readers may already be familiar with the name but if you are near enough to travel to St Helens, I urge you to pop to Pretty Green. Husband & Wife team, Bill & Sarah started more »

Sylvanian Bunny Eating a Bun

Becoming Friends of Sylvanian Families

There’s something unexpected happening since Tara started school (She loves it by the way!) I did feel a bit sorry that her toys would start to become unloved and she wouldn’t be interested in them anymore, once she started school. I just don’t remember what it was like when M & V started but I more »

Ginger Oat Chewy Cookies

Ginger Oat Chewy Creams – Bake of the Week

Blimey these are good! I’ve been after a hugely tasty cookie for ages – I found these in my latest edition of Baking Heaven, got stuck in and of course, messed around with the recipe a little. I didn’t expect them to be quite so filling with the White Chocolate centre but they are truly more »

NERGI® Berry Fruit Packaging

Quinoa Pancakes with NERGI® Berries, Lemon Cream & Honey

I can almost hear you asking ‘What are NERGI® berries?’ – Well let me tell you before we get on with the recipe – They are a Fruit Berry also known as Baby Kiwis – I think from the photo you can see why. Ultra cute fruit that are oh so versatile – Perfect for more »

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BritMums Live 2015 – Can it be done in one day?

Well the answer in short to that question is, most definitely yes! My BritMums journey was a whirlwind -You may remember my post the evening before I set out to London for the biggest UK conference dedicated to blogging. Thanks to my sponsor, FloraQueen, who I will be working with for the next 12 months, more »

Nutella Brownie Bites Nuts

3 Ingredient Fudgy Nutella Brownie Bites – Secret Recipe Club

After having the summer away from the Secret Recipe Club, I’m all raring to go. You may have seen my Sunday Photo post yesterday showing Baby T starting school – its fair to say, its been a crazy week and I needed a quick and easy recipe to treat the girls after school. That was more »

starting school

My Sunday Photo

Limoncello Cheesecake Slice

Limonello Cheesecake #EvenBetterBaking with Dr. Oetker

I’m well known for not being able to stop myself tinkering with a recipe – the first time I follow a recipe, I try my hardest to keep to the rules but surely the beauty of baking is that the second time around you have a play? Dr. Oetker have given me permission to do more »