Party Pressure

Superhero Cake

My little baby boy turns 3 tomorrow (can’t believe it!) and we had a little party for him today. I say little party, but the amount of preparation and pressure building up to the party was unreal. I have a feeling though that the pressure to have the perfect party is only going to get worse as the kids get older! Here’s how our little party went today..

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Chocolate Scotch Eggs

Chocolate Scotch Eggs

This is my version of chocolate scotch eggs, and with plenty of creme eggs around this time of year it’s the perfect excuse to make them.  They didn’t turn out quite as pretty as I would have liked them too, but they were yummy!  They were also quite messy to make! However if you want to give them a go here’s how I did it.

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MAD Blog BiB Awards

So as most of you are aware tis’ the season of Blog Awards, and in particular the Tots 100 MAD Blog Awards (Mum And Dad awards) and BritMums BiBs (Brilliance in Blogging) awards. So here are a few reasons why you should consider voting for me!

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#SpringIntoAction Get Outdoors and Get Muddy!

#SpringintoAction

We are taking part in British Military Fitness’ #SpringIntoAction campaign to encourage children to get outside and play and get muddy this Easter!  With the official first day of Spring tomorrow (20th March), the sun is starting to shine more, flowers are popping up and there is no better time to get the kids outdoors enjoying the fresh air.

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My Basic Cupcake Recipe

Vanilla Cupcakes

I make a lot of cupcakes, for every family birthday, yearly occasion or sometimes just for the hell of it! I enjoy baking and cupcakes are great to get the kids involved in the kitchen, even if it is just to lick the spoon!  This is my basic cupcake recipe, that I then alter as necessary.  It’s my fail safe, and it hasn’t failed me yet.

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