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.
A great and inexpensive crafty project to do with the kids making wooden spoon and felt animals using simple materials that are easily obtainable.
Nothing with the kids is just a ‘quick trip’ especially if it means going to the Doctor. This is an account of a supposedly ‘quick trip’ to the doctor the other day that didn’t go quite to plan! The most stressful hour and a half of my week so far!
I will often buy a whole chicken to cook as it is often more cost effective and I can get two or three meals out of it for the whole family. Cooking the chicken in the slow cooker takes away all the hassle of roasting it, it’s quick to put on in the morning, and ready by tea time.
Why is it when you are pregnant people view you as public property? Strangers seem to think it’s OK to say whatever they think, and it’s NOT OK! When I was pregnant I actually felt self conscious about my rapidly changing body, and this was not helped by comments made by people who didn’t think before they spoke!
I love being a mum, and I love being a vet, but juggling the two some days is tough, so I thought I would let you know what’s involved in a typical working day for me…
I’m always on the search for crafts that I can do with the kids, they seem to love it, but ssh! don’t tell them I think I enjoy it more!
I’ve only just found out about the #MarkWarnerMum family ambassador programme, but what a great oppourtunity!! I’ve only been blogging since the beginning of the year, but have every intention of going pro as soon as I am able, so despite being a ‘newbie’ here’s our entry…