The Big Bandana Bake – Brain Tumour Awareness Month

This March is Brain Tumour Awareness Month and the Brain Tumour Charity are launching a campaign called The Big Bandana Bake.  Wannabe bakers all around the country are being encouraged to don a bandana, get messy and hold a bake sale.  The goal is to help the Charity raise £150,000. …

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Perfect Raspberry Crumble Muffins

From my previous posts you know that I love involving my son in baking.  To be honest he needs no encouragement.  If there is an opportunity to get his hands messy, taste-test the ingredients, and then lick the spoon at the end then he is all up for it.  …

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Month of Firsts – January 2018

Another month is over and it is time for me to once again round-up all of your firsts. I started this series of posts because I have a type of epilepsy that affects my short-term memory.  Quite simply if I don’t write it down I forget it. I don’t want…

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Snapshot of the Week // Sammy The Snail

My snapshot of the week this week is of Harry proudly showing off his new friend – Sammy the snail. We’d gone in to the garden to clean up after the high winds the night before, and he found the snail taking shelter under the climbing frame. He wouldn’t put…

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One easy banana pancake mix and 5 different ways to eat them

Out of the scrapbook comes one of my all time favourite pancake recipes. This pancake recipe has a little twist to it as it incorporates a banana in to the mix. I kid myself it makes them healthier, but we all know that assumption all depends on the toppings and…

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