I wouldn’t normally be gracing your screens with a festive themed post this early in the year, however, last year I was far from organised so this year will be different. The 15th of September marks the 100 day countdown to the big day, so on that day I am going to sit down with… Continue reading 100 Days!
It’s been a busy time in the Simply Homemade Kitchen, as I’m sure it has been in many kitchens up and down the country. There’s been an obscene amount of melted chocolate, bowl after bowl of buttercream icing, pastry and mincemeat, lots of time spent rolling, mixing and baking. A lot of the countless mince… Continue reading Merry Christmas and………Relax
I’ve just finished reading a lovely post from Lisa over at Four Walls Rainy Days, it’s her contribution to the Christmas tag. It’s a lovely idea, bringing bloggers together to share Christmas memories. As a huge fan of Christmas I thought it would be nice to join the Christmas tag, share a little about our festive… Continue reading Christmas Tag
………and I have a lovely treat for a lucky winner….read on!!! The decorations are up, the food preparation is under way, the advent calendar is filled ready to start the countdown and the children’s excitement is growing at a rate of knots! It’s such a busy time, but I wouldn’t change any of it, every weekend… Continue reading Christmas is Well & Truly on it’s Way……
As I mentioned previously, the children gift their teachers with homemade gifts at Christmas, that they have helped to bake. It’s a lovely idea and it gets them busy in the kitchen for an afternoon. They love helping in the kitchen anyway but this, along with baking cookies for Santa is something that is more… Continue reading Bargains for Baking with Children