How to Make 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 creme egg, covered in cake, covered in chocolate- need I say more!

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How to Grow Your Own Cress Egg Heads

Cress Egg Heads

This is lovely activity for the kids to do. It involves two of my favourite things: crafting and growing plants from seed. Making these cute Cress Egg Heads is a really cool way to introduce the concept of food growing from seeds to our children. You can do this activity all year round, and as it only requires a small area of your windowsill it is something everyone can do.

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Make Your Own Peg Butterflies

Peg Butterflies

Who doesn’t love butterflies! These super cute Peg Butterflies are really simple to make, and look very effective. The beauty of them is you can still use them as pegs, so they are pretty and functional too. We are going to make a load up and use them to hang the children’s artwork in the playroom. Or you could simply have them as decorations.

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How to Make a Shamrock Paper Chain

Shamrock paper chain

Those of you that are regular readers of my blog will know that I need very little excuse to get out my craft supplies. So with St Patrick’s Day around the corner, I thought I would make this cute Shamrock Paper Chain. It is currently hanging in the kids playroom, I just need to find a little leprechaun to sit with it!

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Where Would We Like To Go On Holiday?

Mark Warner Holidays

Who doesn’t love a holiday! As our kids get older, and we get braver about taking them further afield, I feel my passion for travel and adventure returning. We’ve been lucky in the last few years to have done quite a lot of travelling. We’ve had lots of fun in our caravan ‘Clarabelle’ and last year we took the kids on an aeroplane for the first time. More recently James took me to New York for my birthday which was an amazing holiday in more ways than one!

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