Caoimhe recently suggested that we have dessert on a regular basis. I suggested that they all eat the entire contents of their dinner plates on a regular basis. Dessert wasn’t mentioned again. Today however is a big day for Caoimhe, this evening, along with 51 other pupils from her school, she will participate in the… Continue reading Cookies & Crème
We’ve had a tough week in the Simply Homemade home this week, our littlest person Harry has been quite unwell, it got quite stressful with him spending a day in A&E on Tuesday. He’s well on the road to recovery now and with Mother’s Day on Sunday, I got himself & Abbie into the kitchen… Continue reading Muffins for Mum
I love Christmas, it does seem to begin earlier every year though. This last week my facebook timeline has been awash with people showing their lovely decorations and trees. While I haven’t got my tree up yet, a few decorations have emerged from their boxes and the children are getting super excited. Harry at 20… Continue reading It’s beginning to smell alot like Christmas……..
In the past year or two, I have taken to gifting cakes, people get so much pleasure from something that time and effort has gone into and it save me time traipsing the shops looking for something nice that says, ‘Happy Birthday’ or ‘Thank you’ , cake says it all. (It also saves me traipsing… Continue reading Chocolate Orange Cupcakes
Today our little boy celebrates his 6th birthday. He’s excitable at the best of times and 6.30 am this morning was no exception. He simply could not wait to get down the stairs and open his presents. I wasn’t surprised when I asked him what kind of cake he wanted and he simply replied, ‘One… Continue reading Happy Birthday Son!