I’m not a huge fan of Halloween but my children love it and see it as a great chance to decorate, dress up and eat shite sweets. I do however love Autumn and the whole atmosphere that comes with it, so with that in mind, I do get on board with the children and encourage… Continue reading Autumn Decor
Yesterday I got crafty with a napkin and a candle. The result was super impressive. I shared it on Snapchat and got a wonderful response to it, so here it is. I’m not sure what you’d call it; decoupage maybe?? I saw it online ages ago. Naturally I cannot remember where but if anyone is… Continue reading A Christmas Candle Craft
Having been told by my children last Easter that cupcakes of some description had to be made as it’s tradition, I didn’t even broach the subject with them this year. Instead, I recruited my Mini Chef & Baker Boy and spent the afternoon baking with them. Last years Easter Muffin recipe was hugely successful, prize… Continue reading Easter Cakes
As I mentioned in my previous post, we are making more of an effort for Easter this year. The children are off for almost three weeks so it’s nice to have different crafts to keep them from driving me crazy occupied. One thing we apparently need is a tree! ‘Like at Christmas Mom….we have to… Continue reading Easter Tree
The children have decided that we are making more of an effort for Easter this year. It’s not a time of year we’ve really gone over board on before but apparently now we are going to decorate the house and make more of a fuss, or so my children tell me! This started this weekend… Continue reading Easter Crafts
Last week lovely Emily over at The Nest made the biggest, most inviting Victoria Sponge. I’ve been hankering after one ever since. I showed it to Mr. Simply Homemade, he wants it too. It’s been so long since I made the classic sponge. My Mam used to make them all the time, if I remember… Continue reading Victoria Sponge for Easter…..or Anytime!!