Looking for something to do with the kids (and a dog) during the half term holiday? With great weather predicted, we all want to get outside and enjoy it so where better than the great British countryside? I have asked around to find the best woodland walks in the UK, recommended by families who love… Continue reading The Best UK Woodland Walks
This recipe is super quick, easy and can be frugal if you use more noodles and less prawns– you can adjust proportions of veg, add different veg etc, it’s such a versatile recipe! The simple stir-fry method means that once you have prepared the veggies, cooking only takes a few minutes so it’s an ideal… Continue reading Garlic and Chilli Prawn Noodles
Me: ‘When I was your age, we didn’t have tablets or mobile phones and children’s TV was only on for an hour each day!’ K (rolling her eyes): ‘Yea, yea, and you couldn’t pause or rewind and the world was black and white, we know!’ Me (under my breath): ‘Cheeky moo…………’ This is not a… Continue reading Cut Your Kid’s Screen Time, You Won’t Regret it!
This is a recipe that I would never have tried to make for the kids six months ago, they would have looked at me like I’d served them a plate of pine cones! But since our recent trip to Chile, the girls have become obsessed with avocado (even though it was a firm dislike before… Continue reading Halloumi & Courgette Tower with Tomato & Avocado Couscous
Part of the reason for starting this blog was to keep a sort of diary, having failed miserably at baby books! The only downside being that I started it when the youngest began school and therefore missed the toddler years. Now that The Boy is growing up, we are beginning to reclaim the lounge as… Continue reading Top 8 Best Books for Young Children
Introducing the lovely Nicola, for this weeks guest recipe on Kids Tea Tuesdays! Nicola’s blog ‘Mummy to Dex‘ follows her parenting journey since the birth of her eight month old son, Dexter. Her blog shares recipes, experiences and reviews so please pop over and have a look! Nicola’s sharing a tasty chicken and polenta recipe… Continue reading Nicola’s Italian Style Chicken and Polenta
The great weather over the Easter holidays inspired us to get out into the garden. I only planned to tidy things up and replant our herb basket but the kids had different ideas! They found hanging baskets in the shed, seeds that were way out of date and hatched a plan to ‘grow their own’… Continue reading Step by Step Guide to Growing Veg With Kids