Indoor Picnics

You can’t always rely on the great British weather and in the height of summer we have been hit with the odd dull or rainy day! At the start of the holiday’s I vowed to make the most of the 7 weeks we have of from school together with our A-Z of summer fun and so far I don’t think we have done too badly. One particularly dull Tuesday afternoon we were having a bit of a slow paced day, the girls began to get restless so we decided to enjoy a little indoor picnic together. They were so excited when…

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Making Frobscottles Inspired by the BFG

You would have to have been living under a rock to not know about the new BFG movie being released in a matter of days time! With the nation going BFG mad me and Maisy recreated our own Frobscottle drink. If you remember from the book a frobscottle is the green coloured fizzy drink the giants all love, the bubbles go down instead of up  which causes a serious case of Whizzpoppers! We decided to create a strawberries and cream frobscottle it was really experimental we just went around the shop picking up bits that sounded good and threw it all together! Ingredients: Fresh…

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A Bernard Matthews Deep South Challenge

I have been asked to join the Bernard Mathews parenting panel, which means each month I will be set a fun challenge to then share with you guys! If you have read everything mummy for a while you’ll know I am a bit of a foodie. I love cooking food and I love trying new foods, I love going out for food, I just love food – so this is one challenge I would never be turning down. This month’s challenge was to celebrate the launch of Bernard Matthews’ all new American style, Buttermilk coated turkey fillet cuts. As you can see…

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Hidden Vegetables Burger with Iceland Food #PowerOfFrozen

Burger’s and cheese cake; if I eat out and their on the menu they are mine. Today I have been getting busy in the kitchen recreating two of my all time favourite foods with a little help from Iceland. I have worked with Iceland on their #PowerOfFrozen campaign in the past, since doing so I have been a complete convert I love the frozen ready sliced veg and herbs they are just so handy and you get a lot more for your money. So on with today’s challenge, Iceland asked me to create a healthy, quality meal whist cutting the hassle…

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Iceland & The #PowerOfFrozen

When my girls started going off to school and nursery I thought to myself ‘great I will have so much more time on my hands, to get the things I want to done.’ Little did I know with school & nursery comes things like school runs, after school activities, playdates, parties – on top of any clubs they’re already a part of. Some days I literally feel like I spend the whole day in the car carting everyone around to where they need to be. One thing that has always been so important to me is providing my children with…

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