Sometimes, particularly when we are picking our battles wisely, we have to admit defeat and accept that our children will just not do what we want them too……in this instance I’m talking about them not eating a wide variety of vegetables….it just isn’t happening. Harry in fairness is pretty good, the rest…oh the rest…’tis like… Continue reading Hidden Veg, A Mama’s Secret!
The children suggested we have celebratory cake this evening in honour of this little space on the internet. Yesterday, the finalist list in the inaugural Irish Parenting Blog Awards was announced and Simply Homemade is there in the Best Homespun Blog category. To say I am shocked and overwhelmed is an understatement. I am extremely grateful… Continue reading Celebratory Cupcakes & A Note of Thanks
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
As I mentioned previously I was kindly invited to take part in Tina Murphy’s Slim with Tina Kickstarter course. First and foremost, I want to clarify, this is NOT a ‘diet’ or a slimming class, the aim of this course is to learn to live a healthier lifestyle. We are halfway through week one and… Continue reading Slim with Tina – Initial Thoughts