Greek honey cake

Ok world of mummies, I need some feedback. It appears my child is either a) broken or b) has been swapped out (by the good witch) with a child that sleeps well. You see for the last three years since his birth, my son has never been a good sleeper. He has always taken a…

Gingerbread men

Oh my lord, this last month has been just crazy, anyone else with me on this? Between my son’s birthday, the death of a friend, relatives visiting and buying a house, I have just been out of my normal sorts and routine and only now feeling the relief of getting back to basics. My youngest…

Sweet potato & five spice muffins

So my news for this week is that I am back at work, still struggling with the effects of shingles but no longer contagious. PHEWWWW. I am however still very tired and a bit sore but it is really nice to be back and busy. I really hate the feeling that I am letting people…

Cranberry & seed cookies

I know I am rocking it as a mum but I do wonder at times about my parenting style. My son is nearing three years old and has had bought ice cream maybe one handful of times. I make him frozen pops for home using fresh natural ingredients and his favourite ice cream is spinach…

Little Alexander’s Boat bars

A lot has been happening in our house recently. Alexander is coming on leaps and bounds. Gone are the days when I didn’t know what he wanted or was saying within his little “eeehhh eeeehhhh’s”. Now we have full on conversations all day long. All be it that they are about planes in the sky…

The plain scone

I was recently in a coffee shop after our daily pier walk, and decided to stay for a coffee and a light bite to eat, rather than just my take away coffee. I asked the lady taking my order for a scone. She didn’t understand what I was asking for. I repeated my request and…